Weird Conky behaviour [SOLVED]

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Weird Conky behaviour [SOLVED]

Postby dox_drum on Mon Feb 20, 2012 7:24 am

Dear all,

I've been using Mint 12 for about 2 month now. I installed conky and is working, however, when I click in the desktop... boom, conky goes away! Same happens from time to time when I close a window.

Any clues about what's happening?

THX

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Re: Weird Conky behaviour

Postby Oscar799 on Mon Feb 20, 2012 8:54 am

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Re: Weird Conky behaviour

Postby viking777 on Mon Feb 20, 2012 9:15 am

Open ~/.conkyrc and see if this section reads the same as mine.

# Create own window instead of using desktop (required in nautilus)
own_window yes
own_window_type normal
own_window_transparent yes
own_window_hints undecorated,below,sticky,skip_taskbar,skip_pager


If it doesn't read the same then change it so it does.

Back up the old file first.
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Re: Weird Conky behaviour

Postby dox_drum on Mon Feb 20, 2012 9:20 am

Thank you Oscar and Viking. Problem solved.

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