[xubuntu-users] I still have the black rectangle on my desktop.
rstreeter78 at gmail.com
Tue Sep 30 12:59:10 UTC 2014
Can you upload a screenshot of the rectangle. Please.
On Sep 30, 2014 7:34 AM, "Lutz Andersohn" <landersohn at gmail.com> wrote:
> The xfce4-panel is sort of similar to what you know from Windows as
> status bar. Do you have a bar at the bottom with some icons on it? At
> the top?
> You can do a right clock on it and click "Settings" (may be
> "preferences") and see how many panels you have. You probably want to
> keep panel 0. If you have a panel 1 (drop down list up top in the
> settings dialog), you can probably delete it.
> On 09/30/2014 03:11 AM, David Walland wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I ran *ps -A | grep $(xprop _NET_WM_PID | cut -d' ' -f3)*
> > and this is what I get:
> > 2264 ? 00:00:00 xfce4-panel
> > 2264 is output in red.
> > I'm still so new to Linux, I have no idea either why running those
> > commands gets that information, nor what the information means, except
> > in the vaguest sense. While I'd love to remove the black rectangle,
> > I'd love even more to understand how it happened and how the command
> > to get that information works and now how to use the info to get rid
> > of it.
> > I'm still one of the Rikki-Tikki-Tavi sort...
> > Regards,
> > David
> > On 29 September 2014 17:48, m. neasae <mlnease at hctc.com
> > <mailto:mlnease at hctc.com>> wrote:
> > To identify it, in a terminal run:
> > ps -A | grep $(xprop _NET_WM_PID | cut -d' ' -f3)
> > ...then click on the square.
> > Assuming its an X11 window, this command will grab the pid of the
> > window using xprop and pull out the associated application process
> > info using ps.
> > On 09/29/2014 04:16 AM, xubuntu-users-request at lists.ubuntu.com
> > <mailto:xubuntu-users-request at lists.ubuntu.com> wrote:
> > I still have the black rectangle on my desktop.
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