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macondo

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unclutter
« on: July 05, 2012, 04:38:06 pm »
http://sourceforge.net/projects/unclutter/?source=directory

"Unclutter runs in the background of an X11 session and after a specified period of inactivity hides the cursor from display. When the cursor is moved its display is restored. Users may specify specific windows to be ignored by unclutter."
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Re: unclutter
« Reply #1 on: July 05, 2012, 04:52:37 pm »
Why? What is this going to solve?

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Re: unclutter
« Reply #2 on: July 08, 2012, 10:16:30 am »
I have built unclutter for both
32bit and 64bit.

I'd really like to get some feedback from the 64bit platform if this works as intended.
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macondo

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Re: unclutter
« Reply #3 on: July 08, 2012, 10:40:30 am »
Thanks buddy, but it seems it's not in the repos yet...

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macondo:$ sli unclutter
Reading Package Lists...Done
No such package: unclutter
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Re: unclutter
« Reply #4 on: July 08, 2012, 12:19:55 pm »
Thanks buddy, but it seems it's not in the repos yet...

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macondo:$ sli unclutter
Reading Package Lists...Done
No such package: unclutter
Have not seen that command used before? Not on my system.


Here is my command line output.
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ken:$ slapt-get --search unclutter
unclutter-1.09-i586-1vl70 [inst=no]: unclutter (Hides cursor when not in use.)

Need to have testing repository enabled, maybe?
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Re: unclutter
« Reply #5 on: July 08, 2012, 12:36:03 pm »
Thanks buddy, but it seems it's not in the repos yet...

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macondo:$ sli unclutter
Reading Package Lists...Done
No such package: unclutter

Have not seen that command used before? Not on my system.
It's just and alias in my .bashrc (i'm lazy)
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macondo:$ cat .bashrc
# .bashrc
# sourced by BASH everytime it start
## These should be set by /etc/profile
## But sometime, bash missed them. So here is the push
export PATH="/bin:/usr/bin:/usr/local/bin:/sbin:/usr/sbin:/opt/bin:/usr/X11/bin:/usr/local/games:/usr/games"
# Set various environment variables
for SH in /etc/profile.d/*.sh; do
           . $SH
done
#use custom keymap
xmodmap ~/.Xmodmap

## Set fancy colors
eval `dircolors -b`

## Set this for your first choice
export BROWSER=firefox
export EXPLORER=pcmanmfm-mod
#export NETWORK_EXPLORER=konqueror
#export AUDIO_PLAYER=xmms
#export VIDEO_PLAYER=gxine
export DISPLAY=$DISPLAY

# This line was appended by KDE
# Make sure our customised gtkrc file is loaded.
export GTK2_RC_FILES=$HOME/.gtkrc-2.0

alias x="startx"
alias slu="sudo slapt-get -u"
alias sli="sudo slapt-get -i"

export EDITOR=nano
export PAGER=less


vector:/~
macondo:$

Hi, i uncommented the testing repo and everything went fine with unclutter and ratpoison (both 32 bits).
I'm configuring rp at the moment :)


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Re: unclutter
« Reply #6 on: July 08, 2012, 12:49:42 pm »
Nice!!
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