[xubuntu-users] VLC on fullscreen in XFCE
joshua.oleary at btinternet.com
Mon Jun 25 17:25:52 UTC 2012
On 25/06/12 17:53, Paul Donlan wrote:
> On Mon, 25 Jun 2012 09:42:46 -0700, Benoit <frombenny at aliceadsl.fr>
>> noticed too and not found a solution yet.
>> Le 25/06/2012 15:53, Joshua O'Leary a écrit :
>>> Has anyone noticed that VLC doesn't play videos properly in
>>> fullscreen under XFCE? The panel is still visible above the video.
>>> Using the hotkey F instead of clicking the fullscreen button still
>>> does the same thing, and it still happens using the latest daily
>>> build of VLC (2.1.0-git) from the PPA. Has anyone found a solution
>>> to this?
> Same here.
A rather hackish workaround would be to make a wrapper script for VLC,
with these commands:
killall xfce4-panel && vlc && xfce4-panel
That way, the panel is killed before VLC runs, and loaded again when it
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