In my freya setup, I had 2 planks, one for each of my monitors. I accomplished this by using the settings file in ~/.config/plank/dock[n]. This file is now missing. Is there any way to create another instance of plank and move it to my second monitor?
You need either
dconf-editor or command-line tool
- You can change the value of
['dock1','dock2']in order to enable a second dock,
- restart plank,
- change the preferences under
net.launchpad.plank.docks.dock2to setup the second dock (you will need to change at least the
You will still need the
.config/plank/dock[n] folders to store the launchers for each dock (you need to create them before restarting plank).