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I was using fluxbox on my notebook, but it missed battery indicator.Is there any battery monitor on fluxbox?


install wmbattery then add it to startup script.

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You might consider using conky which is a great lightweight system monitor that can not only monitor your battery state but many, many other functions of your computer.

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I know about those conky, but I need an indicator that look like widget – Alf May 4 '12 at 7:08

I dislike the look of slids and don't want to install something as heavy as xfce4-power-manager so I am using xbattbar. It's in the repos and adds a green bar on the top/bottom according to your battery status.

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In Manjaro Fluxbox there is a simple battery indicator applet called cbatticon.

I prefer mate-power-manager, which is more complete and looks better.

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xfce4-power-manager works fine for me

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How did I not answer the question? I recommended that the asker use xfce4-power-manager in fluxbox. – functionptr Aug 25 '12 at 23:06
Well in that case i will delete my comment , but i guess you really needed to clarify if OP tried it or not , then it could have been answer no doubt. You may need to expand your answer how does it works or provide the needed Indicator if provided somehow, thanks. – atenz Aug 26 '12 at 8:52

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