Couple CVS problems I'm having.....

Jean-François Wauthy pollux at
Wed Jul 7 19:24:44 CEST 2004

Le mer 07/07/2004 à 17:49, Brian J. Tarricone a écrit :
> On Wed, 7 Jul 2004, Wade Nelson wrote:
> > 1) xfdesktop right-click menu doesn't work... middle-click window-list 
> > menu does... the right-click menu seems to be set up correctly, 
> > xfce-menueditor has no issues with it.
> the menu editor reads the menu file itself, so that's not necessarily 
> related.  try running xfdesktop from a terminal (kill it first) and see 
> if there are any messages printed.  also make sure 
> $prefix/lib/xfce4/modules/ exists.  if it's 
> missing the .so exstension, you have a libtool problem - run xfdesktop's 
> instead of configure.
> > Also, I'm finding very little documentation on this, how do I set 
> > default TERM for xfterm4?  Are there other global variables that 
> > can/should be set also?
> set the TERMCMD environment variable before starting xfce.
> > Is there a way to set panel launcher menus to close when I click 
> > anywhere outside the panel / open menu ?
> i don't think so.
> > Is it possible for the files in /etc/xfce4/ to be copied to all users' 
> > ~/ directories for specified language, outside of writing my own wrapper 
> > script?
i don't really understand the aim of that... xfdesktop will load the
localized menu from /etc/xfce4/, isn't it Brian ?

> nope.  i'm not sure why this is needed, as you only need them in your 
> homedir if you want to edit them.  IIRC, the menueditor will do that for 
> you if needed (for menu.xml at least).

yes the menueditor does that, it copies the localized menu.xml in the

> 	-brian
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