ANNOUNCE: xfce4-panel 4.8.2 released

Nick Schermer nick at
Fri Feb 25 22:06:32 CET 2011

xfce4-panel 4.8.2 is now available for download from

  SHA1 checksum: 0600a8788dd30435a051ac2f86dd67b311e98919
   MD5 checksum: 7c5be8f7cd7966b37a71d695946e4d2b

What is xfce4-panel?

Xfce's panel.


Release notes for 4.8.2

- Change packing order of buttons in pager to match wnck.
- Initialize tasklist viewport if screen is connected (bug #7255).
- Set some atk object names on panel buttons without label.
- Allow installation of the helpers in a custom location.
- Set a static role for the panels (bug #7094).
- Ask to start the panel if --restart is called without instance.
- Respawn a child if the plugin was realized with a pid.
- Don't crash on a wrong colormap when changing screens.
- Don't activate windows in tasklist when dnd a button or plugin.
- Keep reference on window to avoid crash (bug #7193).
- Activate windows on button release events (bug #7296).
- Use the widget snapshot as tasklist draw icon.
- Fix test so manual is installed (bug #7274).
- Translation updates (he, sv, id, zh_CN, da, kk, pt, uk,
  zh_TW, ja, ru).

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