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Vacationing in Xubuntu 20.04

I finally decided to install 20.04 and test it out for a few days. I forgot how much I enjoyed the simplicity of the XFCE desktop environment. The classic quake inspired drop down terminal always makes me smile.

XFCE 4 drop down terminal terminal

If you’re interested in how to get the xfce4 terminal to work as a drop open keyboard shortcuts and add the following.

xfce4-terminal --drop-down

Then apply your favorite key combination, I like to use Ctrl + ` but you can pick whatever you like.

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