IMPORTANT: xfce4 renamed to xfce4-panel

Olivier Fourdan fourdan at
Sat Jan 11 20:13:16 CET 2003


Simple solution, override old xfce4 binary with a script "xfce4" that

xfwm4 --daemon
exec xfce4-panel

This way, if someone runs "xfce4", (s)he still gets xfce 4 :)

Just an idea...


On Sat, 2003-01-11 at 20:08, Jasper Huijsmans wrote:
> To anyone using xfce4:
> Because I was jealous of Olivier sending out IMPORTANT messages to
> everyone I decided to make a change that will most certainly break a lot
> of systems and cause a maximum amount of confusion:
> I renamed the binary of xfce4 to xfce4-panel. So you will have to adjust
> your .xinitrc files.
> The CVS module is still called xfce4, so there's no change in automatic
> updating scripts required.
> greetings,
> 	Jasper
> PS
> Info page has been updated.
Olivier Fourdan <fourdan at>

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