gtrayicon man page

gtrayicon — Generic tray icon for GNOME

Description

Generic tray icon for GNOME is a small utility which allows to add a icon to the system tray that can be used to trigger customized enable/disable actions.

Options

--tooltip=string
string to appear as tooltip
--activate=cmd
activate command
--deactivate=cmd
deactivate command
--activate-icon=icon-path
icon to show for 'activate' action
--deactivate-icon=icon-path
icon to show for 'deactivate'
--menu-file=menu-path
custom menu to display for right button
--activated
start in 'activated' state (default: 'deactivated' state)

Example

Activate action: start webfs (web server) setting a pid file
Deactivate action: kill that webfs instance

gtrayicon \
--activate="/usr/bin/webfsd -k /tmp/pid.file -r /var/www" \
--deactivate="cat /tmp/pid.file | xargs -ipid kill -TERM pid"

See Also

Website: http://gtrayicon.sourceforge.net/

Author

Gtrayicon was written by Javier Valencia (javiervalencia80 at gmail.com) This Man page was written by Taylor LeMasurier-Wren <ripps818@gmail.com>

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