ANNOUNCE: xfce4-settings 4.12.4 released

Sean Davis smd.seandavis at
Thu Jun 21 00:37:27 CEST 2018

xfce4-settings 4.12.4 is now available for download from

What is xfce4-settings?

Settings manager of the Xfce desktop.


Release notes for 4.12.4
Improved display manufucturer name recognition:
- Refreshed PNP IDs from hwdata
- Added support for VBX (VirtualBox)
- Standardized and shortened manufacturer names
- Updated laptop detection to include eDP in XfceRandr

Bug Fixes:
- Fix: xfsettingsd --replace does not replace old daemon (Xfce #14381)
- Fix: Uninitialized scalar variables (CID #292062, #292063)
- Fix: -Wcast-function-type (GCC 8)
- Fix: Redefinition of DISTCLEANFILES

Other Improvements:
- Updated --help copyright information to 2018

Translation Updates:
Belarusian, Catalan, English (Australia), Galician, Hungarian, Japanese,
Korean, Portuguese, Ukrainian

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