xfce-4.0.5 released

Olivier Fourdan fourdan at xfce.org
Thu Apr 15 21:41:14 CEST 2004

Hello World\n

The Xfce Team is pleased to announce the release 4.0.5 of the Xfce 4 Desktop 
Environment and Development Platform.

As usual, this is a maintenance release, aimed at bug-fixing; no new features 
are being added to the 4.0 branch.

The main purpose of this release is compatibility with the recent GTK+ 2.4.x 
release along with other fixes.

Xfce 4.0.5 is available in source and binary packages from SourceForge web site 
at the following address:


Fixes in this release include:


bug fix:
- fix bug of dnd not working with ctrl or shift key press


bug fix/improvement:
- Changes in focus management routines
bug fix
- Fix key w/out modifier requiring "+"
bug fix (#145)
- Do not decorate shaped windows
bug fix (#165)
- windows loosing focus when maximized
bug fix (#138)
- xfwm4 sometimes entering infinite loop when switching workspaces using mouse 
  wheel w/out running xfdesktop.

bug fix: 
- workspace plugin failed to set a value for the number of workspaces 
  if it can't load its config file
bug fix:
- change the active workspace before raising a window located on a 
workspace other than the currently active one


bug fix:
- Fix DND for launchers with 'Run in terminal' checked.
bug fix:
- Backport exec fix from 4.1.x


- Various backports from HEAD.


- Use a ".desktop" file to add an entry for Xfce in gdm/kdm
- Add G_LOG_DOMAIN, so one can easily determine the source of errors/warnings.
bug fix:
- Fix issues with gtk+-2.4.x
bug fix:
- Updates and fixes for the SUN Forte compiler
bug fix:
- Replaced reader/writer locking with atomic saving of channel data. Fixes 
  FreeBSD NFS problems.
- Update to latest dbh version.

 - Fix compilation warnings in xfwm4

 - Added/updated translations for Arabic, Italian, Bulgarian and Chinese

 - Xfce Team - http://www.xfce.org -

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