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ricardezra
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conky I cant install please help

Postby ricardezra » Fri Aug 27, 2010 12:51 am

What up man I love linux its the best ever I have mint 9 with all the compbiz apps and cairo I need to install conky-all but I cant, Im tired of looking at it on youtube I want it can someone help please?

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Re: conky I cant install please help

Postby colyn » Fri Aug 27, 2010 8:36 am

ricardezra wrote:What up man I love linux its the best ever I have mint 9 with all the compbiz apps and cairo I need to install conky-all but I cant, Im tired of looking at it on youtube I want it can someone help please?


After you install conky you have to setup a .conkyrc file in your home directory which is read by conky. Here you can get some ideas viewtopic.php?f=60&t=30209 viewtopic.php?f=60&t=30209 and check out the conky home page http://conky.sourceforge.net/

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Re: conky I cant install please help

Postby axel668 » Fri Aug 27, 2010 8:48 am

you have to launch conky, too (type conky in run dialog or terminal), and after configured right preferrably put it to autostart
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Re: conky I cant install please help

Postby vrkalak » Fri Aug 27, 2010 9:26 pm

There are already several good topics about Conky in this Forum.

Explains everything you want to know about Conky >> viewtopic.php?f=60&t=30209&hilit=+conky
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