Status of XFce3 in Debian GNU/Linux Sarge

Biju Chacko botsie at
Mon Aug 2 07:02:37 CEST 2004


Frankly, we really ought to advertise for a maintainer. XFce3 is a
pretty good piece of work and really shouldn't rot and die.

-- b

On Thu, 29 Jul 2004 15:49:24 +0200
Martin Loschwitz <madkiss at> wrote:

> Hello folks,
> I am wondering what to do with XFce3 in Debian. It's still at least in
> the unstable part and I also think it is still in testing. However, I
> consider XFce3 to be pretty much orphaned by upstream and there are
> some bugs open against it, even some release critical bugs. I would
> prefer the solution to simply get rid of XFce3 from Debian. Is there
> anybody with offhanded objections against this?
> -- 
>   .''`.   Martin Loschwitz           Debian GNU/Linux developer
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