XFCE from trunk problems

Jasper Huijsmans jasper at xfce.org
Wed Jun 4 15:07:09 CEST 2008

2008/6/4 Chuchi Perriman <chuchiperriman at gmail.com>:
> Hi all
>   Xfce menu handling has changed and I have updated my xfce to
> develop with the last API. I think it is for use xdg specs. Using xdg
> mechanism in the current 4.4.2 version, I cannot get the files
> correctly but now with xfce 4.5 I get the desktop files fine.

I think you should be able to use Xfce 4.4 and just install
libxfce4menu from SVN.  Although, maybe you will need updated
libraries as well.

> I want to develop a panel plugin like gnome menu launcher. It is a
> launcher but you select the application instead of write the command
> and select the icon manually.

Cool. Make sure you have a look at the xfce4-appfinder code in SVN
trunk, you may be able to use some of that code.


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