Sunflower 0.2.59 is a small and highly customizable twin-panel file manager for Linux with support for plugins. It is intended to be an easy-to-use and powerful file manager that seamlessly integrates into the GNOME desktop environment (but not limited to). Sunflower 0.2.59 update Multiple file system monitor; Drag and drop in same directory; Column font size; Auto-complete in manual location entry; Support for XDG directory icons; Right-click drag and drop with options “Copy”, “Move”, “Link”; Option to choose to allow multiple instances; Emblem support; DBus support interface; Locking tabs and tab menus; Linking using with drag and drop; Affected items list in copy/move dialog.
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
Cairo-Dock is a desktop interface that takes the shape of docks, desklets, panel. It is designed to be light, fast and customizable, and is desktop-agnostic. It has a powerful DBus interface, to be controlled from a terminal or another application. You can see it as a good alternative or addition to Unity, Gnome-Shell, Xfce-panel, KDE-panel and even LXDE-panel for a light and sexy interface . It features docks, panels, desklets, a full keyboard control, tons of applets, themes, and much more.