kdocker

Easily dock applications to the system tray.

TLDR

Display a cursor to send a window to the system tray when pressing the left mouse button (press any other mouse button to cancel)

$ kdocker
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Open an application and send it to the system tray
$ kdocker [application]
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Send focused window to the system tray
$ kdocker -f
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Display a cursor to send a window to the system tray with a custom icon when pressing the left mouse button
$ kdocker -i [/path/to/icon]
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Open an application, send it to the system tray and if focus is lost, minimize it
$ kdocker -l [application]
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Print version
$ kdocker --version
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SYNOPSIS

kdocker [options]

DESCRIPTION

KDocker is a program that will dock any application to the system tray

OPTIONS

-a

Show author information

-b

Suppress the warning dialog when docking non-normal windows (blind mode)

-d secs

Maximum time in seconds to allow for a command to start and open a window [default: 5 seconds]

-e type

Name matching syntax. Choices are: n = normal, substring matching [default] r = regex (regular expression) u = unix wildcard w = wildcard x = W3C XML Schema 1.1

-f

Dock window that has focus (active window)

-h

Display this help, then exit

-i file

Custom icon path

-I file

Custom attention icon path. This icon is set if the title of the application window changes while it is iconified.

-j

Case sensitive name (title) matching

-k

Regex minimal matching

-l

Iconify when focus lost

-m

Keep application window showing (dont hide on dock)

-n name

Match window based on its title

-o

Iconify when obscured by other windows

-p secs

By default, when the title of the application changes, a popup is displayed from the system tray for 4 seconds Works well with music players

-q

Disable ballooning title changes (quiet)

-r

Remove this application from the pager

-s

Make the window sticky (appears on all desktops)

-t

Remove this application from the taskbar

-v, --version

Show the KDocker version string, then exit

-w wid

Window id of the application to dock Assumes hex number of the form 0x###...

-x pid

Process id of the application to dock Assumes decimal number of the form ###...

REPORTING BUGS

Bugs and wishes to the KDocker Home Page <https://github.com/user-none/KDocker>

AUTHOR

KDocker was written by Girish Ramakrishnan Revised and maintained by John Schember

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