ANNOUNCE: garcon 0.1.4 released

Jannis Pohlmann jannis at
Sun Dec 5 15:34:07 CET 2010

garcon 0.1.4 is now available for download from

  SHA1 checksum: 8c655e23badb0421714f02dc546e87b36f3df4d1
   MD5 checksum: eac5e31fb1ee9fa1b2ec7d6613a0674d

What is garcon?

Garcon is an implementation of the menu specification
replacing the former Xfce menu library libxfce4menu. It is based on
GLib/GIO only and aims at covering the entire specification except for
legacy menus.


Release notes for 0.1.4

- Add support for XDG_MENU_PREFIX; use as a fallback
  (bug #5980).
- Explicitly link against gobject, add other missing libs (bug #6405).
- Add workaround to fix empty <DefaultLayout> elements (bug #6882).
- Derive the directory name of <DefaultMergeDirs> from the name of the
  .menu file (e.g. becomes preferences-merged) (bug
- Translation updates (pt_BR, zh_CN, eu, lt)

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