I have a recurring issue with the mate desktop. Every now and again the order of the items in the taskbar rearrange themselves. I had noticed this behaviour in the past but just assumed that I had inadvertently triggered something. However, this morning this has happened twice and each time...
I wish to increase the size of the mouse pointer on my desktop display(s). I have the mouse configured to ping when the control key is pressed but I would still prefer a larger pointer icon. The system menu of the desktop does not appear to provide any way...
I've installed MATE (the meta port) along with the dependencies (X.org etc) but I am unable to get it to start via exec mate-session and I get the following error:
And I have everything setup according to this page. I did get a message after the installation (via pkg) of MATE was...
I'm new to BSD, I was a distro-hopper in Linux for a while and have been experiencing difficulties in making the MATE desktop work,
After running the command
To test the GUI I get this message,
WARNING **: Cannot open display;
I already downloaded Xorg so this should be...
I have been trying to configure a Lexmark e260DN for use with a workstation I built with FreeBSD 10.3
I've been struggling with this printer for some reason, but in my process of learning lpr I ran across something weird - there seems to be an automatically configured printer (though it's not...
Mate (Mate-Desktop) Netspeed-Applet for FreeBSD-HowTo:
Download (and unpack!) the Applet from GitHub:
If NOT already installed!
# pkg install yelp-tools
# pkg install itstool
# cd /home/YOURHOME/Desktop/mate-netspeed-master