ANNOUNCE: xfce4-indicator-plugin 1.0.0 released

Andrzej ndrwrdck at
Tue Jun 4 23:27:56 CEST 2013

xfce4-indicator-plugin 1.0.0 is now available for download from

  SHA1 checksum: eb79f767215a92fa0f7e87eb433ede36d6ac11d1
   MD5 checksum: 5c8a46cdcc270d55e18632929096b411

What is xfce4-indicator-plugin?

A small plugin to display information from various applications
consistently in the panel as described in Ubuntus MessagingMenu design


Release notes for 1.0.0
Release 1.0.0

Note, branch 1.x will be used for the development of a gtk2 branch of
xfce4-indicator-plugin. Gtk3 branch will be developed in parallel in
branch 2.x.

- plugin builds as a library and installs in
- fixes to the layout of indicator buttons,
- all preferences are now in xfconf and are bound to GObject
- added an "align-left" property,
- added a whitelist capability ("whitelist" and "mode-whitelist"
- added indicator sorting capability (via preferences),
- added indicator entry sorting capability (via libindicator location
- added a "preferences" and "about" dialog.

Known issues:
- (a.k.a. Global Menu) indicator interface is buggy and
missing features
- changing blacklist/whitelist requires a panel restart ("xfce4-panel
- (independent from us) most indicators are now distributed in Gtk3
version. They will not be available with this (Gtk2) version of

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