Illume desktop and fileman

Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) raster at
Mon Jan 12 08:28:00 CET 2009

On Sun, 11 Jan 2009 18:54:28 +0100 Mirko Lindner <mirko at> babbled:

> Hi,
> I am currently (among many other things) fighting with the illume 
> design. More precisely with the display of the *.desktop files.
> What I want to achieve:
> I want the icons/entries to be displayed one per line at a height of 
> roughly 65px. I actually don't want the pictures at all but rather only 
> the names of the programs available in a long scroll list.
> The illume-settings do not allow me to change to a list design. Raster 
> said Fileman has this option but it is currently not available and or 
> functional.
> Has anyone and idea how I could achieve the list view using the tools 
> available ?
> I have tried several things such as editing the illume.edj and decrease 
> the size of the swallow containing the icons, which gives a list view, 
> but cuts of the titles once they are increased in size (a rather logical 
> result).

modifying illume's code and using the fm list view - will get u that. but with
icons too. and a fm background for list items not transparent (unless u modify
that and do a custom theme for the launcher dir - of course possible :)). could
set icons to 0x0... or the custom theme simply hides them.

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