newcomer needs help

Jack Coates jack at
Wed Apr 23 19:28:28 CEST 2003

On Wed, 2003-04-23 at 02:39, Rakotomandimby Mihamina wrote:
> Hi all ,
> I just used xfce for some hours and i would like to know about some features .
> I use 3.8.18 .
> 1°)Is it possible, and how to make the menus from the panel to be "on top" , 'cause the menu is always hidden by the open window ...

click paint palette, XFce tab, Panel layer, slide it to the right.

> 2°) Is it possible and how to create apps icon on the desktop ?

Look at rox, it can do this.
> 3°)Is there a way the have xfterm to be a little trasparent . I would like total trasparency ( i cant read anything ) but i "light" transparency ....

many do, but aterm is my favorite.
aterm --transparent -fg grey -tint blue +sb --shading 40

> 4°)I would like to have a screensaver with pics slideshow. what's working for that?

no idea; I'm sure xscreensaver has this option somewhere or another

> Thank you .
Jack Coates
Monkeynoodle: A Scientific Venture...
Are you compliant yet?

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