Xfce 4.6 ALPHA ('Pinkie') Released!!!

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Sun Sep 14 16:05:03 CEST 2008

On dim, 2008-09-14 at 09:45 -0400, Jerry wrote:
> > Xfce 4.6 is going to depend on GTK+ 2.10 and GLib 2.12.
> Probably a dumb question; however, why depend on a depreciate version.
> GLib is at version 2.18 at present, and is suppose to be fully
> computable with older version while exhibiting better functionality.

Because when you release stable software you want it to be able to work
on stable distributions. Not anybody wants to upgrade to new core libs
as soon as they are out.

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