obconf Alternatives

    obconf is described as 'The Openbox configuration tool' and is an app in the OS & Utilities category. There are four alternatives to obconf for Linux. The best alternative is lxappearance, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like obconf are obmenu (Free, Open Source), uxdgmenu (Free, Open Source) and xdg-menu (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 13, 2021

    1. LXAppearance is the standard theme switcher of LXDE. Users are able to change the theme, icons, and fonts used by applications easily. It also includes support for configuring openbox, via a plugin called lxappearance-obconf.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      Obmenu is a menu editor designed for openbox. It's easy to use, allowing to get the most out of the powerful Openbox menu system, while hiding the xml layout from the user.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      uxdgmenu is an automated XDG Menu system for alternative Linux window managers. It supports currently Fluxbox, Openbox, Awesome, Blackbox, WindowMaker, FVWM2, IceWM, Ion3, PekWM, TWM, support can be added to any other through plugins.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      XDG-Menu is a ROX panel applet that displays an applications menu button. The menus it builds fit the XDG Menu Specification published by freedesktop.org.
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