[Solved] Re: Center lower panel?

Christoph Wickert christoph.wickert at googlemail.com
Thu Nov 24 22:45:07 CET 2011

Am Donnerstag, den 24.11.2011, 16:19 -0500 schrieb Gilbert Sullivan:
> On 11/24/2011 03:26 PM, Christoph Wickert wrote:
> > Am Freitag, den 18.11.2011, 12:30 -0500 schrieb David:
> >> I have created a 2nd panel that is 'Launcher count sized to fit' that
> >> contains 6 'launchers' that I have placed at the bottom of the screen.
> >> But I can not seem to get it to 'center justify'. The Help says that
> >> placing it on the right, left, or bottom should automatically center it.
> > 
> > I had the same problem and had to ask Nick because IHMO the solution is
> > everything but intuitive:
> >      1. Create a panel and push it to the bottom/top/left side/right
> >         side of the screen.
> >      2. Try to center it and then carefully drag it along the edge.
> >      3. When you have hit the middle, it snaps and stays in the middle.
> >         It will also be centered if you are using different screens and
> >         resolutions.
> I seem to be unable to evoke this self-centering behavior on my systems
> (Debian testing). I wonder if specific configuration options may come
> into play?

None. I just created a second empty panel and followed the steps as
described above. I did not go into the panel's options dialog.

Tested with xfce4-panel 4.8.6 on Fedora 15 and we are not patching the
package to do something special.

It's a little tricky though, the snap area could be a little bigger I


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