Il team di LXQt ha annunciato il rilascio di LXQt 0.15.0, l'ambiente desktop leggero Qt che troviamo, ad esempio, su Lubuntu 20.04. Si tratta del primo major update da un anno a questa parte. I miglioramenti introdotti sono minori e riguardano principalmente il file manager e il pannello.
PS: volevo mettervi il link al sito ufficiale ma... non funziona. Accontentatevi del link alla pagina GitHub :D

Di seguito trovate le principali novità di LXQt 0.15.0:

LibFM-Qt / PCManFM-Qt

  • Mount passwords can be saved (temporarily or permanently) if gnome-keyring is present.
  • "Single window mode" is supported.
  • Richer file tooltips.
  • Multi-screen wallpaper support .
  • Deletion time is added to Trash.
  • Thumbnails can be toggled on the fly.
  • Better keyboard navigation.
  • Problems with remote folders are fixed.
  • LXQt file dialog has smarter extension handling.
  • Other enhancements and many fixes.

LXQt Archiver

  1. This is a new addition to LXQt: a fully functioning archive manager based on LibFM-Qt and used by PCManFM-Qt by default.

LXQt Panel

  • A new plugin is added for changing display backlight.
  • Now Desktop Switcher has an option to show only the active desktop.
  • Menu search is made smoother.
  • Panel positioning is corrected with multiple screens.
  • An option is added to Task Manager for moving windows to next/previous virtual desktop with mouse wheel.

LXQt Configuration

  • Drag and drop of screens is improved and made easier in Monitor Settings.

LXQt Power Management

  • An option is added for changing the display backlight when the computer is idle.

QTerminal / QTermWidget

  • The Settings dialog is made compact and scrollable.
  • A fixed custom size is allowed for QTerminal.
  • Switching to tabs by index is made possible.
  • An option for borderless state is added.
  • History can be sent to your editor.
  • QTerminal works fine on macOS.
  • Flickering on font change is fixed.
  • Several other fixes and enhancements.

LXImage Qt

  • "Open With..." is added to file menu.
  • Keyboard shortcuts can be customized.
  • The maximum number of recent files can be configured.
  • Showing of image outline is supported.
  • Fixes.


  • SVG icons are made sharp with scale factors > 1, especially with non-integer factors.