ANNOUNCE: xfce4-session 4.9.1 released

Nick Schermer nick at
Sat Apr 14 10:01:50 CEST 2012

xfce4-session 4.9.1 is now available for download from

  SHA1 checksum: 5d97dee614b661751c2f5862711ff355f67f7207
   MD5 checksum: 876d48153ec3e92889580aa2f8c79b5a

What is xfce4-session?

The Xfce session manager controls the loading of applications when Xfce
is started. It also handles logging out, shutting down, and rebooting.


Release notes for 4.9.1
[Please note that this is a development release.]

- Fix return value of CanSuspend and CanHibernate.
- Make common no-reply error more subtile.
- Bump package dependency versions.
- Remove deprecated or unused code from xinit.
- Use macro to search for sed.
- Fallback to old method for shutdown (bug #8630).
- Improve xflock4 script (bug #3770).
- Drop the sync code because it can segfault on ext2 (bug #7887).
- Always escape name and comment in dialog.
- Translation updates: Catalan (Valencian), Danish, German, Greek, 
  Basque, Finnish, French, Galician, Croatian, Italian, Japanese, 
  Kazakh, Korean, Lithuanian, Dutch (Flemish), Norwegian Nynorsk, 
  Polish, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazilian), Slovak, Turkish, 
  Ukrainian, Chinese (China).

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