Install Whisker Menu 1.4.0 in Debian 7 Wheezy

Add Whisker Menu 1.4.0 to your Debian 7 system

Here's how you can install Whisker Menu 1.4.0 in Debian 7 Wheezy. Whisker Menu replaces the default menu in XFCE.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each:

sudo sh -c 'echo "deb /" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/xfce4-whiskermenu-plugin.list'


sudo apt-key add - < Release.key

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install xfce4-whiskermenu-plugin

According to Linux G:

Whisker Menu is an innovative alternative for the XFCE default menu, including a modern search bar and enabling users to easily access all the installed apps from the system, or access applications by categories. It also remembers the last 10 used applications.

More at Linux G

Additional resources for Whisker Menu

Whisker Menu Site

Additional Debian Resources

Debian Documentation

Debian Downloads

Debian Site

Debian Support

Debian Wiki

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