WMMenu 1.2

WMMenu project provide a popup menu of icons for WindowMaker like in AfterStep, as a dockable application.
WMMenu project provide a popup menu of icons for WindowMaker like in AfterStep, as a dockable application. It is not as powerful as there is only one menu level, but I think it is sufficient, since you can make multiple separate menus.

The program can be run more than once at the same time, which allows as much different menus, each one described in a separate file. The description simply consists in a suite of lines containing the pixmap name and the shell command to run, with the first line giving the dock image and the menu's title (will be used later). The menu automatically pops up to the right or left depending on the on-screen position.

Why:

More functional to organize program launchers when you have lots, rather than pile them around the screen like we can see on some screenshots... (I conceive it's less appealing).

Usage:

wmmenu [< options >...]

-h
show help message
-m MENUNAME (mandatory)
set the name of the menu file to load from ~/.wmmenu
-g WxH
set width and height of tile
-t XPMFILE
set the pixmap used as tile
-l XPMFILE
set the pixmap used as highlight to track pointer
-O oldleaving
use old behavior for hiding the button bar: hide only when
leaving the bar, not when leaving the tile.
-O click
activate the button bar only when clicking on the tile, not
when the mouse moves in and out.
-O noautoscale
disable automatic scaling of pixmaps, that makes them fit
inside specified tile size.
-O behind
draw highlight pixmap behind icon, not above.
-O hide=N
set the time delay necessary for the bar to close after the
cursor has left wmmenu. N is specified as a strictly positive
integer in milliseconds. 1 is used by default.
-r ROWS
arrange icons in the bar on multiple rows (specified as the
number ROWS). The default is one. Icons are arranged leftmost
from upper left corner.

Requirements:

libdockapp (found in WindowMaker as "docklib" until 0.61.1-- use this one in priority; Here are the sources for version 0.4, in case you can't find it).
Xlib, XPM.

What's New in This Release:

plenty of bugfixes.

last updated on:
June 27th, 2007, 21:20 GMT
price:
FREE!
developed by:
Fabien COUTANT
homepage:
www.fcoutant.freesurf.fr
license type:
GPL (GNU General Public License) 
category:
ROOT \ Desktop Environment \ Tools

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