[openbox] idesk

mike obrien greypins at nc.rr.com
Sat May 27 14:52:18 EDT 2006

i would never give up the right click menu for icons.   obmenu is one
of my favorite tools as it is so easy to use.   speed, right-click menu
and scrollable desktops are my three favorite things about openbox.

the desire for desktop icons has past.   i guess it was just another
fleeting fascination (which will probably strike me again in three


On Sat, 27 May 2006 14:04:42 -0400
Matthew Graybosch <mgraybosch at starbreaker.net> wrote:

> On Sat, 27 May 2006 18:08:37 +0200
> Manuel Colmenero <m.kolme at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Well, if you want a really easy-to-use desktop, why don't you try
> > Nautilus or Rox?
> As I understand it, Nautilus draws the desktop in such a way that you
> can't get to the Openbox menu by clicking on the desktop. This may or
> may not matter to Mike Obrien, of course, since he wants icons on his
> desktop. If he still wants to get to his menu, he might be better off
> with Rox. I had thought that iDesk was a dead project, to be honest.

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