Tag Archives: lightweight programs for linux

Runner-QT v.2 arrives

19th of May 2017: Runner-QT is upgraded to version 2. Dependencies remain the same. Interface is simplified and intuitive. There is also less code now  (about 46 lines).  Runner-QT v.2 should fit nicely to all kinds of desktops by default.

Dependencies:

sudo apt-get install python-pyqt5 python python3

Run the program: python /home/some_person/some_folder/something.py

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Calendar application (QT4) and a current time (Gtk) are here

Here are two applications I have recently made. The first one, PostX-Calendar is a QT application, which will certainly be featured in the future PostX Gnu/Linux 0.4 release coming in late 2016. The second one, is a basic time shower: “Current Time”, which does what is says and displays the current time.

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Current-Time

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PostX-Calendar

Download Current-Time and PostX-Calendar combined zip archive file: Calendar_Time.zip

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Power manager (Zenity)

While I am currently doing a lot of coding and writing some programs for the next PostX version 0.3. here is a program called Power manager, which I originally released with the current PostX version.

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Power manager

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Lightweight panels part 3:Fspanel

If you have ever looked for a very simple and minimalistic panel, which only displays the tasks that are currently open in your  Linux desktop then check out Fspanel. Fspanel uses only about 10 kilobytes of disk space and is also really low on memory demand.By default Fspanel  comes as ready as it can be: with a white background and a tasklist. There is virtually no customization options available but then again Fspanel does its job well and is s very fast on loading itself. Continue reading