My .conkyrc setup

I had a very hard time getting conky to stay on my desktop.  If I clicked on the desktop, the program would disappear.  It seems that

own_window yes

needed to be

own_window no

My full ~/.conkyrc after the jump

# set to yes if you want Conky to be forked in the background
background yes
 
# Use Xft?
use_xft yes
 
# Xft font when Xft is enabled
#xftfont Trebuchet MS:size=10
xftfont Sans:size=8
 
# Text alpha when using Xft
xftalpha 1
 
# Update interval in seconds
update_interval 1.0
 
# This is the number of times Conky will update before quitting.
# Set to zero to run forever.
total_run_times 0
 
own_window no
own_window_transparent yes
#own_window_type override
own_window_type desktop
#own_window_type normal #use this if you want a nice shadow to appear around conky
 
# If own_window is yes, these window manager hints may be used
own_window_hints undecorated,below,sticky,skip_taskbar,skip_pager
 
# Use double buffering (reduces flicker, may not work for everyone)
double_buffer yes
 
# Minimum size of text area
minimum_size 200 200
 
# Maximum width
maximum_width 240
 
# Draw shades?
draw_shades yes
 
# Draw outlines?
draw_outline no
 
# Draw borders around text
draw_borders no
 
# Draw borders around graphs
draw_graph_borders no
 
# Stippled borders?
# stippled_borders 8
 
# border margins
# border_margin 2
 
# border width
# border_width 1
 
# Default colors and also border colors
default_color white
default_shade_color black
default_outline_color white
 
# Text alignment, other possible values are commented
#alignment top_left
alignment top_right
#alignment bottom_left
#alignment bottom_right
#alignment none
 
# Gap between borders of screen and text
# same thing as passing -x at command line
gap_x 12
# Originally gap_y 12
gap_y 35
 
# Subtract file system buffers from used memory?
no_buffers yes
 
# set to yes if you want all text to be in uppercase
uppercase no
 
# number of cpu samples to average
# set to 1 to disable averaging
cpu_avg_samples 2
 
# Force UTF8? note that UTF8 support required XFT
override_utf8_locale no
 
##############################################
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TEXT
SYSTEM INFO:
${hr}
Host$alignr$nodename
IP$alignr${addr eth1}
Uptime$alignr$uptime
RAM$alignr$mem/$memmax
Swap usage$alignr$swap/$swapmax
Disk usage$alignr${fs_used /}/${fs_size /}
Processor$alignr${cpu cpu1}%
${hr}
$color Inbound: ${tcp_portmon 1 32767 count}  Outbound: ${tcp_portmon 32768 61000 count}${alignr}ALL: ${tcp_portmon 1 65535 count}
${color #ddaa00}Inbound Connection ${alignr} Local Service/Port$color
 ${tcp_portmon 1 32767 rhost 0} ${alignr} ${tcp_portmon 1 32767 lservice 0}
 ${tcp_portmon 1 32767 rhost 1} ${alignr} ${tcp_portmon 1 32767 lservice 1}
 ${tcp_portmon 1 32767 rhost 2} ${alignr} ${tcp_portmon 1 32767 lservice 2}
 ${tcp_portmon 1 32767 rhost 3} ${alignr} ${tcp_portmon 1 32767 lservice 3}
 ${tcp_portmon 1 32767 rhost 4} ${alignr} ${tcp_portmon 1 32767 lservice 4}
 ${tcp_portmon 1 32767 rhost 5} ${alignr} ${tcp_portmon 1 32767 lservice 5}
${color #ddaa00}Outbound Connection ${alignr} Remote Service/Port$color
 ${tcp_portmon 32768 61000 rhost 0} ${alignr} ${tcp_portmon 32768 61000 rservice 0}
 ${tcp_portmon 32768 61000 rhost 1} ${alignr} ${tcp_portmon 32768 61000 rservice 1}
 ${tcp_portmon 32768 61000 rhost 2} ${alignr} ${tcp_portmon 32768 61000 rservice 2}
 ${tcp_portmon 32768 61000 rhost 3} ${alignr} ${tcp_portmon 32768 61000 rservice 3}
 ${tcp_portmon 32768 61000 rhost 4} ${alignr} ${tcp_portmon 32768 61000 rservice 4}
 ${tcp_portmon 32768 61000 rhost 5} ${alignr} ${tcp_portmon 32768 61000 rservice 5}