ANNOUNCE: xfce4-screensaver 0.1.6 released

Sean Davis smd.seandavis at
Sun Jun 30 17:13:23 CEST 2019

xfce4-screensaver 0.1.6 is now available for download from

What is xfce4-screensaver?

xfce4-screensaver is a screen saver and locker that aims to have simple,
sane, secure defaults and be well integrated with the desktop.
xfce4-screensaver is a port of MATE Screensaver, itself a port of GNOME
Screensaver. It has been tightly integrated with the Xfce desktop,
utilizing Xfce libraries and the Xfconf configuration backend.


Release notes for 0.1.6
[Please note that this is a development release.]

Bug Fixes:
- Fixed flickering in the password dialog
- Fixed password dialog appearance, visual artifacts with various themes
are resolved
- Remove reference to pkg-config file (.pc) (Xfce #15597)

Code Cleanup:
- Cleaned up kdb-indicator logic
- Consolidated debug function calls
- Moved job theme processing out of gs-manager
- Removed drag-and-drop theme installation
- Removed placeholder widgets from the glade template
- Removed unused callbacks
- Simplified handling of user preferences

Translation Updates:
Armenian (Armenia), Hebrew, Hungarian, Malay, Portuguese, Portuguese
(Brazil), Russian

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