How do I add arbitrary stuff to XFCE tool bar ?

RW rwmaillists at
Thu Jun 25 18:31:56 UTC 2015

On Thu, 25 Jun 2015 00:58:45 -0453
William A. Mahaffey III wrote:

> On 06/24/15 19:59, Lowell Gilbert wrote:
> > "William A. Mahaffey III" <wam at> writes:
> >
> >> xfce-4.12_1, FreeBSD 9.3R-p13 ? WHen I right click on the tool
> >> bar, I get only a (very) limited list of things to activate. TIA &
> >> have a good one.
> > One of that "limited" list is "launcher", which lets you add
> > anything that can be invoked from a command line.
> True, but it requires typing, i.e. leaving the mouse to type, a no-no 
> for smooth GUI performance .... No biggie, I'm surviving now, 

It must be hell.

> but
> having to resort to the kbd in a gfx environment is just ....
> *wrong* .... That's why I ask .... TIA (again) & have a good one ....

You can select the application from a menu after you've added
the launcher. IIRC you can also create a launcher automatically on a
panel by dragging a menu item from the main menu, or an icon from the

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