Another Orage question
landronimirc at gmail.com
Thu Dec 29 16:26:45 CET 2011
On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 4:02 PM, Liviu Andronic <landronimirc at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 3:30 PM, Chris Green <cl at isbd.net> wrote:
>> On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 01:08:12PM +0100, Liviu Andronic wrote:
>>> On Thu, Dec 29, 2011 at 11:49 AM, Chris Green <cl at isbd.net> wrote:
>>> > Orage running on xubuntu 11.10.
>>> > I use orage to put a date and time on the panel, thus when I click on
>>> > the date/time the orage calendar pops up which is as I want. However
>>> > when I do this it also adds a date (image of a tear-off page) icon to
>>> > the panel, I don't want this as I already have the date/time on my
>>> > panel. Is there any way to prevent Orage from adding this second date
>>> > to the panel?
>>> Have you tried 'orage clock > right click > properties' and editing
>>> the 'clock options'?
>> I already used that to set the date/time format I want, what I'm asking
>> about is a *second* Orage entry appearing in the panel when I click on
>> the date/time I've created for orage clock.
>>> If you're talking about the Orage systray icon,
>>> then try to hide it via 'notification area > right click >
>> I don't think I have a 'notification area'.
>> What I have in the panel when I start up is just an "Orage Panel Clock"
>> display showing date/time on the panel. When I hover the mouse pointer
>> over it I get a box with a fuller time/date display in it. When I click
>> on it the Orage calendar window pops up (as it should) but *in addition*
>> an *extra* Orage icon appears in the panel, this extra icon doesn't
>> disappear when I close the Orage calendar window. I don't want this
>> extra icon.
>> When I hover the mouse pointer over the unwanted/extra icon the tooltip
>> displays the "Next active alarms".
> Yes, we are talking about the same thing: you are getting the Orage
> icon in 'systray' or, as we call it in Xfce, 'notification area'.
> Place your mouse cursor to the edge of the screen above/below the
> 'orage' icon you dislike, right-click and then follow my suggestions
> from the prev mail.
Alternatively, go to Orage Prefs and uncheck Display > Show in Systray.
>> If I right click on it I get the
>> menu with Orage preferences etc. on it, there is also a 'quit' which
>> gets rid of the icon. If I click on the quit then do a 'ps' I see a
>> defunct orage process left behind.
>> chris$ ps -ef | grep orage
>> chris 7270 28127 0 14:21 ? 00:00:00 [orage] <defunct>
>> chris 7290 14740 0 14:25 pts/6 00:00:00 grep orage
>> chris 28127 28092 0 Dec28 ? 00:00:40 /usr/lib/orage/xfce4/panel-plugins/xfce4-orageclock-plugin 7 25168346 xfce4-orageclock-plugin Orage Panel Clock Show time and date?
>> chris 28132 28127 0 Dec28 ? 00:00:01 [orage] <defunct>
>> chris 31309 28127 0 10:31 ? 00:00:01 [orage] <defunct>
>> chris 31385 28127 0 10:43 ? 00:00:00 [orage] <defunct>
>> chris 31408 28127 0 10:47 ? 00:00:00 [orage] <defunct>
>> chris 31416 28127 0 10:48 ? 00:00:06 [orage] <defunct>
>> All those defunct orage processes are due to me clicking on the orage
>> clock date/time in the panel, doing something in the orage calendar,
>> then closing the calendar window and finally getting fed up with the
>> extra/unwanted icon in the panel and quitting that.
>> Chris Green
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