tledbett's Linux Mint - Mate Interface Setup

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tledbett's Linux Mint - Mate Interface Setup

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Computer Stuff

1.  resize windows with middle mouse button

 

dconf-editor:  org -> mate -> marco -> general

 

uncheck 'resize-with-right-button'

 

 

2. Use <Control>Left/Right to switch workspace:

 

dconf-editor: org -> mate -> marco -> global-keybindings

 

switch-to-workspace settings

 

 

3. Use <Alt>Left/Right to move windows to next workspace:

 

dconf-editor: org -> mate -> marco -> global-keybinding

 

move-to-workspace settings

 

 

4. allow remote TCP connection to X server

 

add the following to mdm.conf:



security section:

DisallowTCP=false
allowTCP=true


create a new 'server-Standard' section:

command=/usr/bin/X -listen tcp -audit 0

 

5. desktop setup

 

- add virtual desktop applet to panel. config for 8 desktops

- add a new panel - to top of screen. change width to 32

- move date and notification applets to top right

 

 

security: