Is it possible to build and test plugins in the normal user level?

Jasper Huijsmans jasper at
Sun Aug 13 19:33:53 CEST 2006

LaPeq FCI wrote:
> I've been reading the plugins documentation from
> and I would like to know if it's possible not to use the root user to
> install the plugins, is there a folder to normal users use to make
> plugins? Something like ~/.config/xfce/panel/plugins ?

Yes, there is: $XDG_DATA_HOME/xfce4/panel/ . $XDG_DATA_HOME defaults to 
~/.local/share if it is not set by the user, I think.


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