How to use git with gnome-keyring integration

Git 1.8.0 supports integration with gnome-keyring. http://www.h-online.com/open/news/item/Git-1-8-0-can-access-Windows-and-GNOME-keyrings-1733879.html After reading the docs about the git...

Avoid gnome-terminal close after script execution?

I created a bash script that opens several gnome-terminals, connect to classroom computers via ssh and run a script. How can I avoid that the gnome-terminal closes after the script is finished?...

Gnome shell reverts to Gnome 2

I cannot run Gnome 3, only Gnome 2, even though I have gnome-shell installed and set as the default Window Manager. Here is what I see after I run gnome-shell --replace > (gnome-shell:3136):...

hacking gnome 3 from gnome-shell.css file

I wanted to hack gnome, gnome 3 to be specific, on red hat 7. I wanted to get rid of the top panel in its totality. Im new to this, so I looked around and went to the gnome-shell.css file. There I...

Documentation for writing GNOME Shell extensions

I've been asked to customise the layout of the GNOME 3 desktop. Apparently the way to do that is by writing an "extension". I've managed to do some of the things I wanted to do, but I feel utterly...

Change Gnome preferred applications without installing Gnome?

I'm using KDE, but I also use some GTK applications. When those GTK apps make a call to an external program, they use the preferred applications set for Gnome rather than the ones I've set. One...

Gnome python bindings

I am porting a PyGTK/Gnome application. It uses gnome in a couple of places: import gnome gnome.program_init("prog", str(app_version),...

gnome keyring pkcs11 warning

I get a gnome-keyring warning when I try to do many different things from the command line, like svn. Example: $ lp README.txt WARNING: gnome-keyring:: couldn't connect to:...

Prevent Gnome Terminal From Exiting After Execution

How do you prevent gnome-terminal from exiting after its given command has exited? I'm calling gnome-terminal from a cronjob, in order to create a terminal accessible to the user. The terminal is...

gnome on windows

Salaam, I couldn't find a similar post, maybe some servers don't like this keyword combinations :) I would like to have gnome/linux running on a windows desktop, I know that it is possible...

Gnome-shell panel shadow

I would like to add a shadow to gnome-shell panel in default theme. I've edited "/usr/share/gnome-shell/theme/gnome-shell.css" and succesfully removed background color (atl+f2 + r to...

Alt key shortcuts not working on gnome terminal with Vim

I'm running Vim on a gnome terminal. But the alt key mappings are not working. <br>For example (this is just an example): :imap &lt;A-i&gt; &lt;Esc&gt; It works fine in GVim. But when I run the...

Weird and mixed Gnome window theme

So I had dual DE installed on my Arch distro earlier, hated how the KDE couldn't transfer files at a decent speed and quit for Gnome. During the period when I had KDE and Gnome on the system, the...

Docker + GNOME + tightvncserver + noVNC

I want to build a Docker image that installs Ubuntu GNOME Desktop, tightvncserver and noVNC to remote access the container from a web browser. In my Dockerfile, I install all the necessary GNOME...

Unable to use GNOME shell extension after installing chrome-gnome-shell

I followed the tutorial here to install all the necessary packages to use gnome extensions on Firefox, Ubuntu 18.04. However, when I opened the website, it returned an error Although GNOME Shell...

javafx application name on gnome

I help to develop an application with JavaFX for linux and OSX. On Linux, we cannot have the application name on the gnome top bar. We have the entry point for JavaFX. The window have the good...

Gnome terminal 3.22 not starting

I just updated my arch linux to gnome 3.22 and it broke many things. Most annoying is that gnome-terminal won't start. I checked journalctl and found that : oct. 18 15:11:05 jarvis...

Show Gnome-Shell's Dash/Dock on Desktop GNOME 3

from almost 4 Years I am trying if Gnome-Shell's Dash can be kept on GNOME 3 Desktop. Dash I mean when you press Activities button or when you are in Overview. How is this possible? Can any...

Gnome-terminal - How to Copy selection to clipboard automatically?

I want to make gnome-terminal behave in such a way that when the end user selects a region on the terminal (with a mouse or mouse key), it gets automatically copied into the clipboard. Is...

Keyboard shortcuts file gnome

I've recently installed debian gnome alongside kali gnome. I'd setup a lot of keybindings in kali according to my needs. Is there a way I can port them to debian by, like, copying some config file.

How can my GNOME Shell extension detect the GNOME version?

I'd like to support multiple GNOME versions with my shell extension. How can I detect the GNOME version it's running on and branch the code appropriately?

Delete gnome terminal configuration

I made a mistake in my gnome terminal configuration. I entered a command to start with in the preferences, but that command fails, and now all I get is a window that opens and closes right away,...

Gnome javascript documentation

I'm trying to dive into Gnome shell extensions development but I'm a little bit confused at the moment. I can't seem to find a proper documentation about GJS library. For example I want to know at...

CentOS 5.5 Gnome login screen stuck at loading

I did a yum remove fontconfig not knowing that it removes all packages that depend on it as well. That's 300 packages that have been removed. I have tried to reverse the process by running yum...

Error while running gnome-music using jhbuild

I'm using jhbuild to build and run gnome-music. I'm having a successful build but when I run the command jhbuild run gnome-music I get the following error One of the errors is ...

Problems with GNOME Panel applet execution

I'm developing a GNOME Panel applet for GNOME 3 (with D-Bus) in Python. I'm having a problem with this, when I open the Add to panel dialog, my applet appear, but when I select it and press on...

Start Script when Gnome Starts Up

I have a script that I need to start up after the user logs in via a nx client. From what I understand, Gnome starts up after a user logs in (correct me if I am wrong here). Where would I put my...

Can't get guile-gnome to work

I'm trying to get guile-gnome working with the Guile installed on my machine. I've downloaded and built guile-gnome according to the instructions here, but no matter what prefix I give to it, I...

Moving from Gnome to XFCE

I'm using Gnome now and want to install XFCE. Nothing complicated but just curious - do all applications, installed previously on Gnome will be also removed or they would work on XFCE properly...

Remove titlebar in Gnome

I have a window in Gnome whose titlebar I would like to remove. This was easy in FVWM2: I just set the window style to include NoTitle. In Gnome there does not appear to be a similar option. I...