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im looking for some dockbar like avant-window-navigator in Gnome.

I tried Daisy but isnt found in repositories list...I also tried installing the plasma-widget-icon-tasks. I added gnumdk/ppa repository to install it, but not found.

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The Daisy ( was dropped from the official Ubuntu repositories:… . The Daisy from a PPA: -> . The icontasks is part of the KDE (4.8 and later) release - package name is plasma-widgets-addons. – user26687 Sep 26 '12 at 12:27
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I've used Cairo-dock before in Ubuntu, according to a quick google search, it works in KDE as well. While not as feature rich, it is cross platform. Here is the launchpad site for the Cairo-Dock project, which even includes instructions for how to install the software on several different distributions of linux. For example, in Ubuntu:

echo "deb $(lsb_release -sc) cairo-dock" | sudo tee -a /etc/apt/sources.list 
wget -q -O- | sudo apt-key add - 
sudo apt-get update 
sudo apt-get install cairo-dock cairo-dock-plug-ins
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cairo doesnt need compiz? – Stefan Luv Sep 25 '12 at 17:09
According to the launchpad site, it can use Compiz, but will also use other Window Managers, like Kwin. – Hank Gettinger Sep 25 '12 at 17:11
oh perfect, i had not used cairo thinking need compiz. thanks hank! – Stefan Luv Sep 25 '12 at 17:13

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