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using mintmenu

Postby malayo on Sat Apr 02, 2011 9:10 pm

hi,

i'm installing LMDE on debian testing amd64. How do i use the mintmenu instead of gnome-panel?

packages I installed
# aptitude install mint-artwork-debian debian-system-adjustments fortunes-husse mint-artwork-debian mint-common mint-elementary-icons mint-meta-common mint-meta-debian mintbackup mintmenu

my sources.list
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deb http://debian.lcs.mit.edu/debian/ testing main contrib non-free
deb-src http://debian.lcs.mit.edu/debian/ testing main

deb http://www.debian-multimedia.org/ testing main non-free

deb http://packages.linuxmint.com/ debian main upstream import
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Re: using mintmenu

Postby Roken on Sat Apr 02, 2011 9:25 pm

Mint menu replaces the gnome menu, not the gnome panel, and should be installed by default.

If you prefer to use a dock (such as awn, cairo etc) instead of the panel, there are Mintmenu plugins for most of them.
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Re: using mintmenu

Postby richyrich on Sat Apr 02, 2011 9:33 pm

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Re: using mintmenu

Postby malayo on Sun Apr 03, 2011 12:01 am

i don't think that mintdesktop was not installed
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# aptitude search mint | grep desktop
p   mint-backgrounds-helena         - The desktop backgrounds made for Linux Min
p   mint-backgrounds-isadora        - The desktop backgrounds made for Linux Min
i A mint-backgrounds-julia          - The desktop backgrounds made for Linux Min
i A mintdesktop                     - Desktop configuration tool               
p   mintdesktop-xfce                - Extra settings for Linux Mint XFCE CE     
v   xfcemintdesktop


maybe i need to configure something?
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