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melp57
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weather on desktop

Post by melp57 » Thu Nov 04, 2010 6:36 am

What is the best way to display weather on the desktop. Mint 9 gnome.
thanks in advance!

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Re: weather on desktop

Post by Elisa » Thu Nov 04, 2010 6:45 am

Try to check through some gdesklets...
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Re: weather on desktop

Post by markcynt » Thu Nov 04, 2010 7:06 am

Screenlets is also a good option.

It's in the repo.

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sudo apt-get install screenlets
Comes with a weather widget plus more weather widgets can be downloaded through Gnome-look.org
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Re: weather on desktop

Post by Elisa » Thu Nov 04, 2010 7:31 am

Markcynt: cool, I forgot it :oops: on screenlets which are a bit better because you don't need compiz like at he gdesklets :)
For weather have a look at + other screenlets for that screnlets app - here: http://www.screenlets.org/index.php/Spe ... ext=Search
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Re: weather on desktop

Post by melp57 » Thu Nov 04, 2010 7:38 am

markcynt wrote:Screenlets is also a good option.

It's in the repo.

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sudo apt-get install screenlets
Comes with a weather widget plus more weather widgets can be downloaded through Gnome-look.org
Thanks for the info. I will give that a try!

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Re: weather on desktop

Post by expat » Mon Nov 08, 2010 3:07 am

Right click the panel at the bottom and add the weather applet.
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Re: weather on desktop

Post by trophymick » Mon Nov 08, 2010 4:50 am

expat wrote:Right click the panel at the bottom and add the weather applet.

Now that's a nice easy tip, thanks. :D



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