ANNOUNCE: xfce4-terminal 0.9.0 released

Sergios - Anestis Kefalidis sergioskefalidis at
Sat Oct 16 18:02:25 CEST 2021

xfce4-terminal 0.9.0 is now available for download from

What is xfce4-terminal?

Xfce4-terminal is a modern terminal emulator for the Unix/Linux desktop
- primarily for the Xfce desktop environment. It is a lightweight
emulator based on the VTE widget, easy to use and provides an optional
drop-down window (game-console style).


Release notes for 0.9.0
This is a development release.

- Replace the deprecated GtkActionEntries with XfceGtkActionEntries
(Issue #79)
- Opening a dialog from a drop-down window closes the window (Issue
- Add `Fill` background image style (MR !23).
- Improved options parsing (for both short and long forms)
- Add a menu entry to send signals to the foreground process (Issue
- Fix `keep window open` preference being applied on restart.
- Rework "--tab" and "--window" behavior (Issue #13)
- Ignore unused modifiers for scroll wheel zooming
- Add alternative shortcuts for zooming (Issue #126)
- Expand scrolled window and make dialog size 70% of parent (!17)
- Support libxfce4ui XfceTitledDialog new API

Unsafe Paste Dialog:
- Update unsafe paste dialog text (Issue #73)
- Fix paste button focus
- Replace subtitle by infobar for Unsafe paste dialog
- Fix the `unsafe paste` dialog to actually paste

- Update `.gitignore`, HACKING, AUTHORS, COPYRIGHTS
- Update --preferences, --tab and --window documentation
- Fix various typos
- Fix compilation warnings
- Remove unnecessary function call (!24)

Temporary changes (will be changed before the final release):
- Add a "Do not warn me again" checkbox for the "Unsafe Paste" dialog
(Issue #129)

Translation Updates:
  Albanian, Arabic, Armenian (Armenia), Basque, Belarusian, Bulgarian,
  Catalan, Chinese (China), Chinese (Taiwan), Croatian, Czech, Danish,
  Dutch, Eastern Armenian, English (Australia), English (United
  Kingdom), Estonian, Finnish, French, Galician, German, Greek, Hebrew,
  Hungarian, Icelandic, Indonesian, Interlingue, Italian, Japanese,
  Kazakh, Korean, Lithuanian, Malay, Norwegian Bokmål, Occitan (post
  1500), Polish, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazil), Romanian, Russian,
  Serbian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish, Swedish, Thai, Turkish,
  Ukrainian, Uyghur

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