ANNOUNCE: xfce4-notifyd 0.8.1 released

Brian Tarricone brian at
Fri Feb 17 04:17:47 CET 2023

xfce4-notifyd 0.8.1 is now available for download from

What is xfce4-notifyd?

Xfce4-notifyd is a simple, visually-appealing notification daemon for
Xfce that implements the Desktop Notifications


Release notes for 0.8.1
- Set 1.5s timeouts for the log dbus proxy
- Move log dbus server to its own object/file
- Wrap queue item struct creation with a function
- Improve old log migration error reporting
- Delete old log file if it was empty
- Clean up old log action parsing loop
- Print a message if log db is busy or locked
- Plug memleak when not sending log changed signal
- Use GStrvBuilder instead of constructing one manually
- Handle empty strings from DBus
- Limit notification body to 2 lines in plugin menu
- Remove old legacy support options from configure
- Ensure gdbus-codegen doesn't generate too-new code
- Clean up generate code and deprecate Quit method
- Make all notification log access go through dbus
- Drop old gtk 3.0 themes (3.20 themes are always used)
- Clean up build system
- Add hidden setting to restore override-redirect behavior
- Remove ChangeLog make target
- Markdownify and update the readme
- Disconnect from GtkIconTheme::changed when plugin destroyed
- Load main panel icon with _load_symbolic() variant
- Restore log viewer's scrolled window shadow-type
- Update icon when icon-theme changes
- Fix incorrect signal handler connections in settings dialog
- Translation Updates:
  Albanian, Bulgarian, Chinese (Taiwan), Dutch, French, German,
  Japanese, Lithuanian, Polish, Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazil),
  Serbian, Spanish

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