xdg-menu Alternatives

    xdg-menu is described as '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'. There are six alternatives to xdg-menu for Linux. The best alternative is MenuLibre, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like xdg-menu are AppEditor (Free, Open Source), lxappearance (Free, Open Source), obmenu (Free, Open Source) and obconf (Free, Open Source).

    This page was last updated Oct 20, 2021

      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      An advanced menu editor that provides modern features in a clean, easy-to-use interface. All without GNOME dependencies, so even lightweight systems can benefit from the sanity that MenuLibre offers.
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      • FreeOpen Source
      • Linux
      AppEditor allows you to edit application entries in the application menu.
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    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
      The Openbox configuration tool.
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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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