Some thoughts on xfce4 design

Olivier Fourdan fourdan at
Sat Sep 28 16:59:03 CEST 2002

Hi Jasper,

> In xfce4 I have made some functions to easily connect a widget to
> receiving drops from a file manager. Widgets can connect a function
> that takes as arguments the widget, a GList of files or directories and
> a gpointer for user data. This is perhaps too panel-specific.

It's a good idea. Should go in the gui lib so.

Olivier               <fourdan at>  
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