Using xfconf-query to modify panels and panel items

Mike Massonnet mmassonnet at
Thu Jun 13 19:19:19 CEST 2013


2013/6/13 Havard Blok <w301 at>:
> I'm trying to use xfconf-query to modify the panels and panels items. However, I cannot make the changes take effect.
> E.g. deleting an item with the '-r' option will remove it from the list of items if I query with '-l -v', however the item will not disappear from the panel. Looking at the config file under .config/xfce4/xfconf/xfce-perchannel-xml/xfce4-panel.xml, it is also unchanged. If I log out and back again, everything remains the same, and the item is also back on the xfconf-query list.

Please paste the commands (or some of them) you run with xfconf-query.


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