Monthly Archives: January, 2011

Prevent application to be shown in panel/taskbar of openbox

For programs that are running all the time, it is convenient to prevent them from being displayed in the panel. Fortunately, openbox includes all we need to accomplish this goal in ~/.config/openbox/rc.conf, where you define the desired program in the applications section (at the end of the file). Among many other options (which are explained …

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GLib-Warning & GConf Error when launching emacs

When launching emacs from terminal in my openbox system, I got the following warning message (emacs started all the same):   The solution to this problem was the following: I changed the .xinitrc from to Specifying to launch dbus turned out to be the solution.    

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