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Thursday, 23 March 2017

How to Install Conky manager in Kali Linux

How to Install Conky manager in Kali Linux
How to Install Conky manager in Kali Linux

How to Install Conky manager in Kali Linux

What is a Conky Manager?

An accurate description for conky is it makes your desktop look awesome.Conky Manager is a graphical front-end for managing Conky config files. It provides options to start/stop, browse and edit Conky themes installed on the system.
You can run it on startup, and you have the options of changing the location, size, and transparency of the Conky widget window. You can also tweak the time and network interface settings.

Install Conky Manager

Open your terminal and type the following command:
root@seven:~# apt-get install conky-all
Download files:
Now navigate to the directory that contains the downloaded file in my case I have placed in the desktop.
Now we need to make the conky-manager-latest-amd64 file executable by typing the following command:
root@seven:~/Desktop# chmod +x conky-manager-latest-amd64.deb
make exexbale
Now we need to install package type the following command:
root@seven:~/Desktop# dpkg -i conky-manager-latest-amd64.deb
install packege

launch conky manager

Press ALT+F2 and type conky-manager in the box and hit enter. Now you can choose different themes and widgets
By default there are only a few themes included Download deluxe conky themes: theme from here Delux conky themes
Once the theme is downloaded you can import by clicking on import icon as shown in the below picture.
import theme
Now play around with different themes it's awesome.


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