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Install Xfce4 goodies in LinuxMint13xfce via synaptic

Install Xfce4 goodies in LinuxMint13xfce via synaptic

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Recently I have installed LinuxMint13xfce in my friends pc. I choose LinuxMint13xfce for his older machine. If installed successfully and everything is working fine without any further download. Mp3, mpeg and other media files are playing without any update or download. I and my friend both are really happy with LinuxMint13xfce. Now I am going to install "Xfce4-goodies" for some extra plugins. I like to place them in the upper panel. Oh, yes there is no any top panel by default. I have created it just minutes ago.
xfce4-goodies in synaptic package manager of LinuxMint13xfce
Xfce4 goodies in LinuxMint13xfce
 Xfce4 Goodies is a bundle of various plugin whice are very helpfull for daily life. Here is the texts copied from synaptic package manager. It is an enhancements for the Xfce4 Desktop Environment.

The "Goodies for Xfce" project includes additional software and artwork that
are related to the Xfce desktop, but not part of the official release.

This package will install the following Xfce4 related plugins:
  • Extra artwork (xfce4-artwork)
  • Battery levels monitor (xfce4-battery-plugin)
  • Clipboard history (xfce4-clipman-plugin)
  • CPU frequency management plugin (xfce4-cpufreq-plugin)
  • CPU utilisation graphs (xfce4-cpugraph-plugin)
  • Date and time plugin (xfce4-datetime-plugin)
  • Disk performance display (xfce4-diskperf-plugin)
  • Filesystem monitor (xfce4-fsguard-plugin)
  • Generic monitor, for displaying any command result (xfce4-genmon-plugin)
  • Mail watcher (xfce4-mailwatch-plugin)
  • Mount plugin (xfce4-mount-plugin)
  • Network load monitor (xfce4-netload-plugin)
  • Notes plugin (xfce4-notes-plugin)
  • Quick access to bookmarked folders, recent documents and removable
  • Media (xfce4-places-plugin)
  • Tiny launchers (xfce4-quicklaunchers)
  • Sensors plugin, frontend to lm-sensors (xfce4-sensors-plugin)
  • Smartbookmarks plugin (xfce4-smartbookmark-plugin)
  • System load monitor (xfce4-systemload-plugin)
  • Timer plugin (xfce4-timer-plugin)
  • Command line with history (xfce4-verve-plugin)
  • Wireless lan monitor (xfce4-wavelan-plugin)
  • Weather monitor (xfce4-weather-plugin)
  • Keyboard configuration (xfce4-xkb-plugin)
  • Archive management for Thunar (thunar-archive-plugin)
  • Media tags editor for Thunar (thunar-media-tags-plugin)

It'll install some standalone applications too:
  • Tiny text editor (mousepad)
  • Images viewer (ristretto)
  • Archive manager (squeeze)
  • CD/DVD burner (xfburn)
  • Frontend to dictionnaries (xfce4-dict)
  • Notification daemon (xfce4-notifyd)
  • Tool to take screenshots (xfce4-screenshooter)
  • Task manager (xfce4-taskmanager)
  • Terminal emulator (xfce4-terminal)
Some packages are only suggested because they bring too much dependencies,
but you may find them interesting:
  • Cellular modem plugin (xfce4-cellmodem-plugin)
  • Search plugin, frontend to locate (xfce4-linelight-plugin)
  • DBus messaging plugin (xfce4-messenger-plugin)
  • Another commandline plugin (xfce4-minicmd-plugin)
  • Frontends to MPD (xfce4-mpc-plugin, xfmpc)
  • Radio plugin (xfce4-radio-plugin))
  • GNOME applet plugin (xfce4-xfapplet-plugin)
  • Fast-user switching plugin (xfswitch-plugin)
  • ThinkPads HDAPS plugin (xfce4-hdaps)
  • Additional thumbnailer for Thunar (thunar-thumbnailers)
  • GIO/GVfs frontend to manage connections to remote filesystems (gigolo)
  • Media player (parole)
  • Power Manager (xfce4-power-manager)
This is a metapackage to ease upgrades, installations, and provide a
consistent upgrade path from previous versions. It can safely be removed with
no ill effects.

I think an advance user can not live without these important plugin running in his/ her panel. By the way, you can download and use 'xfce4 goodies' in Xubuntu os too.

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