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Super light Launcher Alawalk 0.4 released – boasts 21 plug-ins

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The battle of the super-light launchers rocks on as the latest release of Alawalk 0.4 struts out into download land.

Alawalk is an incredibly useful tool – see here for our comprehensive rundown of what it can do.

There are features and fixes aplenty in this release, including: –

  • Code cleanup
  • Tells amount of plugins at start up.
  • Windows now use default dimensions.
  • Uses xterm instead of x-terminal-emulator
  • Most plugins use longer names now, but they will still accept the original names.
  • Alawalk can now accept arguments.
  • New plug-ins include: –
    • All-in-one extractor plugin
    • Random Man Page viewer
    • Command Line Fu searcher

Currently accepted arguments are ‘-t’ to use current directory as root and ‘-h’ for help.