How-to Create a New App Launcher for AntiX Fluxbox Menu Easy Guide

November 10th, 2013 by thelinuxevangelist

How-to Create a Fluxbox Launcher

This Short Guide Simply Shows How-to Create a Launcher on AntiX Fluxbox Desktop Menu.

A Near Identical Procedure with will Works also on all others Linux Fluxbox Desktops.

Linux Fluxbox is a Very Light-Weight Desktop Especially Suited for the Aged Computers.

Create New App Menu Launcher on Fluxbox Desktop - Featured
  1. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Right-Click >> Terminal

  2. Edit the Fluxbox Applications File
    nano $HOME/.fluxbox/menu-applications

    Look to Append Into the Right [submenu]!

    General Syntax:

    [exec] (PROGRAM NAME) {COMMAND} <PATH2ICON>

    Example:

    [exec] (Mozilla Thunderbird) {thunderbird} </opt/thuderbird/chrome/icons/default/default32.png>

    Ctrl+x to Save & Exit from nano :)

Then New Fluxbox App Menu Launcher:

Create New App Menu Launcher on Fluxbox Desktop - Result

How-to Install Thunderbird Latest on AntiX Fluxbox Linux:

Install Thunderbird Latest for AntiX

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