Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Ubuntu is a question and answer site for Ubuntu users and developers. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I like elementary' s Slingshot, but as you can see from this screenshot, it doesn't correctly show all of my applications (you can see Synaptic on the Unity Launcher but not in Slingshot; generally all the apps in the Administration and Preferences menus are not featured). I tried lxlauncher in the past but I would like something that can be summoned with a hotkey. I know KDE has options under the form of widgets, but I'm a Gnome guy. Thanks for your suggestions!

share|improve this question
    
Are you sure it needs to be fullscreen? If not, I'd recommend something like Synapse or GNOME Do. –  WarriorIng64 Sep 8 '11 at 1:02
    
I know about those apps, I actually never tried them. I' ll give it a shot, even though I'm not sure a semantic launcher is what I'm looking for, I'd like something with little chrome - if any - as possible. Thanks for the contribution though! –  Tigull Sep 8 '11 at 7:12
    
OP are you still looking for an answer? If so, you may need to repost your question as this is flagged for closure. Regards, –  Ringtail Apr 4 '12 at 22:14
add comment

1 Answer

gnome-do is a great tool, but like you said not quite what you're looking for? The only other things like you describe that I have seen are applets/plugins for docks such as Avant Window Navigator and Cairo Dock.

share|improve this answer
add comment

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.