Am I stupid or is this a taskbar bug?

Staszyszyn, Marcin mstaszyszyn at
Thu Jun 20 12:30:05 CEST 2002

Did you download xfce directly from CVS or use CVS-snapshot? The last one
could be not updated yet. Please check the $XFCE_ROOT/xfce/configfile.c
file. If it does not contains XFCE_TASKBAR text you are using wrong xfce CVS

----- Original Message -----
From: "Christian V. J. Brüssow" <cvjb at>
To: <xfce at>
Sent: Wednesday, June 19, 2002 7:14 PM
Subject: Am I stupid or is this a taskbar bug?

> Hello all,
> I have asked this question before, but no reponse so far. So I try it
> Short version: I have a problem with the new taskbar (cvs version of
> xfce 3.8.18): it writes information into xfce3rc, which confuses the
> xfce panel :-(
> When the taskbar is hidden, its settings are showing up in my pop-up
> menu number 12, last entry. Every time I restart xfce, a new entry is
> added to this menu.
> But, when I open the taskbar, and place it to the top of my screen, the
> new entry from the taskbar is confusing xfce, so it doesn't starts at
> all :-(
> With less than 12 menus in the panel everything works fine. So I think
> it is bug, or am I doing something wrong here?
> NB, I _have_ called xfce_upgrade after the new installation, and there
> is no old version of xfce in my path, and the new version is running.
> Compilation worked without any problems. My settings were:
> ./configure --prefix=/usr --datadir=/usr/share -sysconfdir=/etc/X11
> --enable-xft --enable-taskbar --enable-gdm && make
> And as root: make install-strip
> Any suggestions?
> Have a nice day,
> Christian
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