meng.qingyou at gmail.com
Tue Dec 23 18:10:39 CET 2008
Better to add a swap partition, or swap file. Else you will get out of memory
error when for example apt-get install something. Here is my /etc/fstab:
The 3rd line is for swap, make sure to change the first column to your
If you can not create new partition for swap, just add a swap file. Refer
Better to start openmoko-panel-plugin, else you will get frustrated by the
matchbox keyboard (suppose you choose it):
Add a new line to file /etc/xdg/lxsession/LXDE/autostart:
With the panel plugin you can easily hide/open the keyboard. BTW, the
openmoko frameworkd and panel plugin eats quite a bit memory :)
Maybe it's a good idea to move the tray from bottom panel to (newly created)
To do this, add a new file (named for example top-panel) in
with the content of
(1) remove the tray from /usr/share/lxpanel/profile/LXDE/panels/panel
(2) OR just copy this file to dir /root/.config/lxpanel/LXDE/panels/, rename
it to "config" -- this overrides the default panel configuration.
The biggest problem of LXDE on touch screen phone is UI. To do right click,
install libgtkstylus and add it to ~/.xsession:
xsetroot -solid black # strange
NOTE: do backups before modifications.
> I also want to try LXDE but I don't no how to start it up.
> Can you help me please?
> (I have been reading the wiki, but I don' t get it :-( )
> Op maandag 22-12-2008 om 19:04 uur [tijdzone +0100], schreef Michele
>> Il 22/12/2008 15:06, arne anka ha scritto:
>> > someone recently suggested using LXDE instead of XFCE -- are there any
>> > experiences in regard to responsibility, memory requirements and
>> > functionality compared to XFCE?
>> > is it really more lightweight and faster? and does
>> > work (ie is there a standard systray)?
>> Hello, yes I was.
>> I used on FR and according me run faster than XFCE (and use less
>> memory). Yes, if I remember well it has systray support, and it contain
>> panel and plugins like XFCE.
>> You can find it on Debian repository (apt-get install lxde). All
>> configurations can be done via gui.
>> Please, if you try it, please report your impressions.
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