ANNOUNCE: xfce4-genmon-plugin 3.99.0 released

Landry Breuil landry at
Wed Nov 2 17:15:06 CET 2016

xfce4-genmon-plugin 3.99.0 is now available for download from

What is xfce4-genmon-plugin?

This plugin cyclically spawns the indicated script/program, captures its
output (stdout) and displays the resulting string into the panel.

The string can also contain markup to displayed an image, a bar, a
button and a personalized tooltip.


Release notes for 3.99.0
[Please note that this is a development release.]

First release with the Gtk3 port, all hard work done by ToZ (Tony
Paulic), thanks !

 - Port to Gtk3
 - Fix font styling to work with Gtk 3.22
 - Add support for "genmon" in 'xfce4-panel --plugin-event' (Bug
 - Fix default tooltip does not work (bug #11284)
 - Add <txtclick> functionality (Bug #3437)

Distributors, please update to this release, there are 4 years worth of
translations on top - hopefully 4.0 will be released soon, but that
depends on feedback/bug reports from users!

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