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I am running Ubuntu 11.10 x64. I have tint2 installed in an attempt to get a GNOME2-like bottom-panel.

Suppose I have windows A, B, and C open on Desktop 1, and windows D and E on Desktop 2. Right now, panel buttons for all 5 windows are on the tint2 panels when I am on any desktop.

Is there a way to get tint2 to act like GNOME2 in this regard? (I.e., bottom panel should only show windows A,B,C on Desktop 1; D,E on Desktop2; no windows on Desktop 3 or Desktop 4).

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Sorry, tint2 does not support this. See: http://code.google.com/p/tint2/issues/detail?id=94 . You can, however, install a modified version of gnome 2 supporting this feature called GNOME-shell.

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that's what i was afraid of. thanks, though –  Dang Khoa Feb 8 '12 at 5:00
    
Your;e welcome. You could try something like docky or cario-dock if you are okay with docks that will do that. –  William Feb 8 '12 at 5:08
    
Anyone know it there's an implementation in sight? It feels like it's a bigger priority than a preferences GUI for instance. Amazing program though, I couldn't live without it and I wouldn't dream of going back to windows since I discovered this. –  sinekonata Nov 30 '12 at 18:42
    
I'm not sure, you'd have to ask a tint2 developer. Cario-dock is amazing though, and provides some really awesome eye candy. –  William Dec 5 '12 at 18:34

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