Gmixer in panel (looks different)

Lionel Le Folgoc lionel at
Thu Feb 24 16:24:11 CET 2011

On Thu, Feb 24, 2011 at 04:16:52PM +0100, Al Bogner wrote:
> Am Do, 24 Feb 2011 15:46:35 CET schrieb Yves-Alexis Perez:
> > On Thu, 2011-02-24 at 10:44 -0300, John Coppens wrote:
> > > Lacking a version of xfce-mixer marked for version 4.8, I installed
> > > the generic-slider panel plugin. It is _very_ simple to use, as you
> > > can set the volume the panel itself.
> > 
> > What's the problem with xfce4-mixer?
> There is no problem. It is a question of the usage.
> It will take a few hours until I can test "gmixer -d". Maybe it does
> what I want.
> I don't want that the mixer opens in a new window with a lot of
> possibilities. I want to change the volume only, which works fine on 1
> machine and I want this with other machines.

FWIW, xfce4-mixer has a panel plugin which lets you change the volume
with your mouse scroll (thus no new window opened).

> To explain again. Look at this image:
> After I click on the loudspeaker-symbol the "ruler" opens, I adjust the
> volume level and after I have clicked on another window, the ruler is
> closed automatically.
> Al


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