ANNOUNCE: xfconf 4.14.2 released

Ali Abdallah aabdallah at
Wed May 6 15:06:27 CEST 2020

xfconf 4.14.2 is now available for download from

What is xfconf?

Xfconf is a flexible, easy-to-use configuration management system.


Release notes for 4.14.2
This is a maintenance release of xfconf for Xfce 4.14

Use 'gsettings' as a common channel name for the GSetting backend
Bug #14789 Fix GSettings backend assertion error, when probed but not
Bug #15960: Add some missing xfconf_shutdown() in xfconf-query
Bug #15951: Fix 'xfconf_get_error_quark' introspecting warning
Translation updates: gl, hr, zh_CN, sl, sq, be, da, el, es, hu, zh_TW,

Although the GSetting backend is fixed with this release, it is still
disabled by default on Xfce 4.14 branch, to maintain the same installed
files. It can be enabled with --enable-gsettings-backend compile time
tunable and used by setting GSETTINGS_BACKEND=xfconf.

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