Introduction to LXAppearance OBconf

The LXAppearance OBconf package contains a plugin for LXAppearance to configure OpenBox.



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Package Information

LXAppearance OBconf Dependencies


LXAppearance-0.6.3 and openbox-3.6.1

User Notes: https://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/lxappearance-obconf

Installation of LXAppearance OBconf

Install LXAppearance OBconf by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr --disable-static &&

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install

Command Explanations

--disable-static: This switch prevents installation of static versions of the libraries.


Installed Programs: None
Installed Library: /usr/lib/lxappearance/plugins/obconf.so
Installed Directories: /usr/lib/lxappearance and /usr/share/lxappearance/obconf