On Thu, Dec 9, 2010 at 10:21 PM, Chris Watkins <chriswaterguy@appropedia.org> wrote:
I have been using the tint2 panel as part of CrunchBang Linux. It's has strengths and weaknesses - I'd like to mention the strengths, which I love and which might be worth thinking about as options for LXPanel:
Some of the problems:

Jez mentioned on this list in March that he uses a similar setup with tint2 and Openbox, but in Arch. And I notice that people that use tint2 seem to love it, because of its simplicity and good looks - but it's not suitable for newbies.

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Chris Watkins

I've been using adeskbar. It has a menu and several other plugins. The only problem I really have with it is that it does not show sub-menus.