Plank is a very simple and light weight dock bar to launch applications, but also very aesthetic. Its simplicity makes it very stable software. This project is the basis of the project Docky , a dock with more functionality. Plank dock is the default ElementaryOS, one based on Ubuntu (12.04) distribution. Plank / Docky does come in different unique themes Install Plank 0.8.0 on Ubuntu OS sudo add-apt-repository ppa:ricotz/docky sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install plank Uninstall Plank sudo add-apt-repository -r ppa:ricotz/docky sudo apt-get remove plank
This tutorial is for anyone who desires to transform the ubuntu 14.04 trusty tahr desktop to Mac OS like desktop. This can be archived using packages provided by NoobsLab who are currently offering four Mac GTK themes, three Mac icon themes, Mac boot screen, and Mac like LightDM theme. Step 1: Download Mac wallpapers [button link=”http://drive.noobslab.com/data/Mac-13.10/MBuntu-Wallpapers.zip” style=”download” color=”primary”]Mac OS X Wallpapers[/button] – Extract content and set desired wallpaper as desktop background Step 2: Install Docky or Cairo Dock Either of these 2 launchers would work but its been reported that Cairo dock seems to be having issues with power menu.