mousepad vs leafpad

Silvio Knizek killermoehre at
Fri May 25 17:19:01 CEST 2018

Am Freitag, den 25.05.2018, 10:37 -0400 schrieb Robert Moskowitz:
> My old system, Fedora 24 with Xfce 4.12.0 installed Leafpad.
> My new system, Fedora 28 with Xfce 4.12.2 installed Mousepad.
> I see Leafpad in the repo.  Can anyone tell me the advantage of one
> over 
> the other?
> thanks


mousepad is an official Xfce application which is in your case already
ported to GTK3. Leafpad is a standalone notepad clone written in GTK2.

In the end both have nearly the same features, so I suggest mousepad
for a better Xfce experience.


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