new update-xfce script

Danny danny.milo at
Mon May 26 18:43:14 CEST 2003


Am Mon, 2003-05-26 um 00.35 schrieb Neal:
> nestu wrote:
> > Hi everyone!
> > Had a nice weekend? I hope so ;)))) Well, I'm here to announce another script
> > update. This one includes a couple of new related things: the xfce4-extra
> > modules, and a way of managing them. Let me explain: now, you don't only have
> > the modules that you had before (what we'll call "base modules") plus the new
> > "extra" modules, but two dummy modules that count as all of them: "base" and
> > "extra". So, let say for example you decide to download all extra modules to
> > try 'em out. If we had no alias, you'd have to include them all, but now
> > instead include the dummy module "extra", and it's all fixed: 
> > "./update-xfce -D -i extra" <-> "./update-xfce -D -i
> > xfce4-mixer,xfce4-systray,[...],xfce4-twostate-launcher"
> > Obviously, you've got the same for "base" modules (e.g. -i base), and is valid
> > with -i option (include), -e option (exclude), and -l (log option). To further
> > understand this please run "update-xfce -h" and read the help. Also, now that
> > the amount of modules has grown, it's important to know that dependencies
> > between modules are satisfied, and that modules do not have to be treated in
> > the same order as we put them on the command line. This is specially important
> > for libs ;)
> > As usual, please feed me back! ;)))
> > C U all!
> > nestu ;))))
> > P.S. tar-zipped script attached! ;)
> Netsu,
> Thanks for the script.  Well done!  It ran great except for 
> two-state-launcher.  Was this replaced by trigger-launcher a couple 
> weeks ago?

yes... but I put some dummy files in the old folder, so it should "work"
(as in "do nothing") ;)


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