What does xfsettingsd do?

Marshall Neill ramien43 at windstream.net
Sat Apr 19 21:59:44 CEST 2014

You are very welcome Nikolaus.


On 04/19/2014 01:35 PM, Nikolaus Rath wrote:
> Marshall Neill <ramien43 at windstream.net> writes:
>> On 04/18/2014 09:00 PM, Nikolaus Rath wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> When playing around with some alternative window managers, I noticed
>>> that running or not running xfsettingsd has quite some effects on
>>> non-XFCE applications as well.
>>> For example, the fonts and menu bar in my X11 Emacs look considerably
>>> nicer if I have xfsettingsd running.
>>> Can someone explain to me how this interaction comes about? I assume
>>> that emacs does not come with support for XFCE's xfsettingsd, so how do
>>> they communicate with each other?
>> Try this page  http://crunchbang.org/forums/viewtopic.php?pid=369231
> Perfect link, thank you!
> Best,
> -Nikolaus

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