ANNOUNCE: xfce4-terminal 0.8.1 released

Igor f2404 at
Mon Oct 31 15:54:59 CET 2016

xfce4-terminal 0.8.1 is now available for download from

What is xfce4-terminal?

Xfce4-terminal is a modern terminal emulator for the Unix/Linux desktop
- primarily for the Xfce desktop environment. It is a lightweight
emulator based on the VTE widget, easy to use and provides an optional
drop-down window (game-console style).


Release notes for 0.8.1
- Fix Ctrl press recognition for opening URIs with Ctrl+click
- Set preferences dialog type hint to make it show on top
- Fix toggling fullscreen mode with F11 for a drop-down window (bugs
  #12913, #12930)
- Allow setting of empty shortcut for goto-tab actions (Alt+digit)
- Resolve window manager warning: Buggy client sent a
  message with a timestamp of 0
- Fix drop-down window visibility check (bug #12917)
- Resolve some deprecation warnings
- Fix drop-down window not shown on different workspaces
- Add MiscUseShiftArrowsToScroll hidden option to allow Shift+arrows
  one-line scroll (off by default)
- Allow user-defined color palettes - should be located under
  ~/.config/xfce4/terminal/colorschemes/ (bug #12908)
- Set window hints properly; show columns/rows when resizing (bug
- Translation updates: Chinese (China), Croatian, English (Australia),
  Kazakh, Lithuanian, Malay, Polish, Spanish, Ukrainian

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