panel applets

Liam Proven lproven at
Fri Mar 9 03:22:39 UTC 2012

On 9 March 2012 02:09, M.R. <makrober at> wrote:
> I am testing Ubuntu 12.4 beta, with the idea of replacing 10.4
> How do I install panel applets, in particular the file search
> and the character palette?

You don't, I'm afraid.

The top bar isn't a panel as such & there is very little customisation
available. GNOME 2 applets do not work.

There are some what are called "indicators" out there, for things like
system load, weather and so on. Most are not very interactive, though.

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