ANNOUNCE: exo 4.17.2 released

Yongha Hwang mshrimp at
Sat Jun 11 00:09:02 CEST 2022

exo 4.17.2 is now available for download from

What is exo?

Exo is an Xfce library targeted at application development. It contains
various custom widgets and APIs extending the functionality of GLib and
GTK. It also ships utilities for defining preferred applications,
mounting storage devices and more.


Release notes for 4.17.2
[Please note that this is a development release.]

- exo-die: Don't touch exe line in .desktop files
- exo-open : Only execute local .desktop files
- Fix $DISPLAY being set to wrong value
- exo-die, exo-open: Remove dependence on exo_str_is_equal(),
- Bump glib/gio/gthread version to 2.66.0
- Fix unreliable D-BUS-activated app launch behavior
- exo-open: Try to open Type=Link .desktop files
- Use xfce-string functions
- Dont reduce selection in single click mode (Issue #71)
- Translation Updates:
  Azerbaijani, Azerbaijani (Azerbaijan), Greek, Korean, Persian (Iran),

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