ANNOUNCE: exo 0.7.0 released

Nick Schermer nick at
Thu Dec 29 21:32:51 CET 2011

exo 0.7.0 is now available for download from

  SHA1 checksum: bbf05a53fdfb31423554e897e646e901f37d5c59
   MD5 checksum: 7cba103367659bbf20ed245a298fc6f8

What is exo?

Exo is an Xfce library targeted at application development. It contains
various custom widgets and APIs extending the functionality of GLib and
GTK+. It also ships utilities for defining preferred applications,
mounting storage devices and more.


Release notes for 0.7.0
[Please note that this is a development release.]

- Do not insert symlink icons in the icon chooser.
- Use libxfce4ui instead of support library.
- Drop the python bindings.
- Use new libtool macros and versions (bug #6920).
- Remove spec file and rpm build.
- Silenty save to local application if permission is denied to
  origional file in exo-desktop-item-edit.
- Support hexadecimal xid and center exo-desktop-item-edit on parent.

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