Is there a way to change the location of the minimize/maximizeWindows in Lucid?

Tony Pursell ajp at princeswalk.fsnet.co.uk
Tue Jun 22 17:02:54 UTC 2010


On Wed, 2010-06-23 at 04:53 +1200, Tortise wrote:
> 
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Tom H" <tomh0665 at gmail.com>
> To: <ubuntu-users at lists.ubuntu.com>
> Sent: Wednesday, June 23, 2010 3:41 AM
> Subject: Re: Is there a way to change the location of the minimize/maximizeWindows in Lucid?
> 
> 
> On Tue, Jun 22, 2010 at 11:35 AM, Maxime Alarie <malarie at processia.com> wrote:
> > I dont like having them on the left side of the windows.. Im used to
> > close my windows on the top-right corner…
> 
> >sudo gconftool-2 --set --type=string ":minimize,maximize,close"
> /apps/metacity/general/button_layout
> 
> Kewl.  What about setting these to both sides??   (Top left AND top right) 
> 

The colon (:) determines which side the controls go, so I tried 
"minimize,maximize,close:minimize,maximize,close" and
"minimize,maximize,close::minimize,maximize,close"
but neither worked.

Tony
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