last update: 2023-09-29 at 05:00:12 CEST

Customize the OpenBox Window Manager

Install Tint2

sudo apt-get install tint2
mkdir -p ~/.config/tint2 ~/.config/openbox
vim ~/.config/tint2/tint2rc

Background Color

Create a jpg with this color:

  • RBG 189 186 181

  • #bdbab5

feh --bg-scale ~/Data/themes/background.jpg
echo "eval `cat $HOME/.fehbg` &" > ~/.config/openbox/autostart

Install an OpenBox Theme

Customize the Theme

gzip -d Natural.obt
vim Natural/openbox-3/themerc
vim Natural/openbox-3/themerc
# Install a new theme...

Openbox Icons


Install a Screen Shooter

sudo apt-get install xfce4-screenshooter

vim ~/.config/openbox/rc.xml

    <keybind key="Print">
      <action name="Execute">

openbox --reconfigure