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Tux Machines (TM)-specific
After showing you how to install and configure conky, and then gave you the idea that you can display Twitter statuses on it, it's time for me to share to you some of the most highly-customized, unique, and awe-inspiring conky configurations. Take note that you can easily download and install the included conky scripts, but be sure to follow the setup instructions.
So without any more delay, here are some of the most awesome conky desktop monitor setups that I have collected: