[openbox] idesk

Manuel Colmenero m.kolme at gmail.com
Sat May 27 12:08:37 EDT 2006

On Fri, 26 May 2006 14:13:19 -0400
mike obrien <greypins at nc.rr.com> wrote:

> howdy,
> is there some magic to getting idesk to work?   as a perma-end user,
> i'm often baffled by such things.   is there another way to get icons
> on the desktop, or is this my punishment for seeking objects of vanity?
> mike

Well, if you want a really easy-to-use desktop, why don't you try Nautilus or Rox?

Try runnig "nautilus -n", or "rox -p default" when you run openbox. I'd recommed Rox because it's less resource-hungry. Konqueror can also manage your desktop, if you're more of a QT/KDE guy.

Cheers, Kolme

mkolme en gmail.com

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