There is a new tool available for Sparkers: jgmenu. What is jgmenu? A simple, independent and contemporary-looking X11 menu, designed for scripting, ricing and tweaking. It is hackable and has a simple code base. It does not depend on any toolkits such as GTK and Qt, but uses cairo and pango to render the menu. … Read morejgmenu
I’ve been playing with the github.com/trizen/obmenu-generator/blob/master/obmenu-generator – obmenu-generator for a while to have a look into that. The menu looks and works great, so I decided to move it to Sparky’s Openbox Editon instead of the standard Debian menu. It gives options to build a static or dynamical menu, with or without icons. Installation: sudo … Read moreOpenbox Menu Generator
It seems that volumeicon doesn’t want to cooperate well with alsamixer. To put sound back run GNOME-Alsamixer from menu. 1. Mark at least first 3 sound options to mute theme. 2. Unmark all of them. 3. Check the sound now.
SparkyLinux Ultra Edition has preconfigured weather location in its menu for Warsaw, Poland. If you’d like to change it for your place do: 1. Find your location at weather.com 2. Copy the code from the link ( for example for London, United Kingdom is UKXX0085 ). 3. Open menu Config-> ObMenu-> Weather and change PLXX0028 … Read moreHow to change weather location – Ultra Edition