How to make GNOME open a window in the center of my screen?view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, when i start an application it usually places it in the upper left corner or lower right corner or something like that.. but never in the middle of my screen. (HowTos)

Revoutionary Desktop Switching: An Analysisview story

http://linuxo.com – Open SUSE Revolution: "This is an old favorite of mine. Here is the problem, switching desktops on a linux machine with or without compiz is not intuitive. Why? because it is related to some window keys Ctrl+Alt+Right or Left Arrow, it is a secondary menu, or it depends on the mouse being at the corner of the window." (General)

Window manager strut configuration supportview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – I'm writing a custom panel for launching applications in PyGTK and want it to occupy a space at the bottom of the screen (single or multiple desktops). It works fine as far as stickiness goes and always on top using fvwm 2.4.0. However maximised windows still fill the full screen. (HowTos)

Clock Make Script Move Left And Rightview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I'm not that great with Conky and I've been beating my head against a wall trying to figure out how to keep the clock from moving the sections below it left and right when the time changes.Anyone that can fix this I'd greatly appreciate it and any other problems you see in the script.THANKS (HowTos)

New Forum Requests: "Linux - GNOME", "Linux - KDE"view story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – How come there is no LQ support forum for desktop environments (such as GNOME, KDE, Xfce, LXDE) or tiling window managers (like Fluxbox, Openbox, or the like)? (HowTos)

Ubuntu 10.04 Gnome-splashscreen-manager crashesview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Let me preface this by stating that while I realize that it is no longer maintained and that gnome-art NextGen is available as a substitute ( a repo would nice) I get a crash with gnome-splashscreen-manager 0.2, when adding splash screens. Says unsupported file types. (HowTos)

Brightness indicator not showing 100% or below ~30%view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – Lenovo Thinkpad X200sFirst of all, the screen brightness buttons (up = fn+Home, down=fn+End) function just right. No problem there. The actual brightness on my screen goes up and down as it ought to. (HowTos)

( Solved ) External Drive Wont mount ?view story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – After the last Statler Update,i havent been able to mount my Western Digital Mybook Mirror edition.Its formatted to NTFS,I check the package manager and all my ntfs software still seems to be installed.This is what the pop u window says,You are not privileged to mount the volume "My Book"How do i get privileged ? (HowTos)

My Conky Configview story

http://crunchbanglinux.org – I'm sure everyone enjoys their own conky setup. I just thought I'd share mire. It goes quite well with #! crunchbang (HowTos)

emacs open side by side from command lineview story

http://www.linuxquestions.org – Hi, everybody. I have a problem. I want to be able to open files in emacs side by side from command line. like this: Code: emacs -sbs file1.txt file2.txt So I added the following code into my .emacs file Code: (defun open-side-by-side (switch)       (let ((file1 (pop command-line-args-left)) (HowTos)