[xubuntu-users] mousepad wiped out file content when font change tried

Juan R. de Silva juan.r.d.silva at gmail.com
Tue Jul 15 21:13:11 UTC 2014

On Tue, 15 Jul 2014 12:02:52 +0200, Ralf Mardorf wrote:

> JFTR if you want such a simple editor as mousepad, perhaps the GTK based
> leafpad is ok.

I do not like either of them. Both are way to simple to my taste. Gedit 
would be just fine but installing it in Xubuntu wants to install 
zeitgeist and related libs, which I definitely do not want.

> OT: Btw. I also recommend to replace xfce4-terminal with roxterm. Both
> usually are compatible when you start them with special options from
> command line, but roxterm is better to configure, e.g. dis/enabling the
> bell could be done by the GUI, no need to use a hidden file, as it has
> to be done for xfce4-terminal.

Do you mind to explain to a Xubuntu newbie what is the "hidden file" 
you've mentioned?

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