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PanelX is released

Here is a Pyqt5 panel that shows opened windows.
Written with less than 50 lines of code for Linux.

Notice. This panel is meant to be transparent. Install xcompmgr, compiz etc.

License: PanelX v.0.1 Copyright (c) 2020 JJ Posti
This program comes with ABSOLUTELY NO WARRANTY
For details see: http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/gpl.html.
This is free software, and you are welcome to redistribute it under GPL Version 2, June 1991″)

Dependencies(packages may be different depending on distribution):

sudo apt-get install -y xcompmgr python3-pyqt5 python3-wnck python3-gi gir1.2-wnck-3.0

To get transparency running do something like this on your startup scripts:

xcompmgr &

To run the actual panel on the background:

python panelx.py &

Get the the program from its Github page: https://github.com/postman721/PanelX