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#1 2011-05-06 01:46:33

SmashedGlass
#! CrunchBanger
From: Colorado Springs, Colorado USA
Registered: 2009-05-20
Posts: 238

Xfce4.8 and conky transparency problem

I tried out upgrading to Xfce 4.8 via the apt-pinning methods outlined by Omns and Hadran, and now my conky is no longer completely transparent, only partially so. I tried changing 'own_window_type' from 'desktop' to 'override' per an earlier post on the problem, and it doesn't fix the issue. Conky is latest version (same in all repos) and using stock #! .conkyrc with keyboard shortcuts commented out. Any ideas??

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#2 2011-05-06 06:04:43

popslee
#! Member
From: so cal
Registered: 2011-02-11
Posts: 51

Re: Xfce4.8 and conky transparency problem

Make sure you have compositing enabled in xfce

settings > windows manager tweaks

*edit

see jotapesse's contribution below, works perfectly

Last edited by popslee (2011-05-06 15:37:40)

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#3 2011-05-06 09:19:27

jotapesse
#! Junkie
From: Algarve, Portugal
Registered: 2009-02-07
Posts: 377

Re: Xfce4.8 and conky transparency problem

own_window_argb_visual yes

Last edited by jotapesse (2011-05-06 16:54:01)

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