Xfce 4.1 alpha release?

Jasper Huijsmans jasper at xfce.org
Wed Jun 23 07:54:42 CEST 2004

A release is fine with me.

Benedikt, I don't think your new mcs system is absolutely required to be 
finished before doing a release. An alpha release doesn't have to be 
feature-complete, does it? Just a thought, no strong opinion.


Olivier wrote:
> Hi all,
> Why not making a alpha release of Xfce 4.1? 
> - Is the API stable enough? I guess so now.
> - Is the software stable enough? Well, xfce4-session (session vanishing
> under Linux) and xfdesktop (menu causing crashes to GNOME apps) bugs
> have been fixed, so I now think it would be safe to release some code.
> - The panel seems to be in a fairly stable state.
> - So is xfwm4 now, it's just passed all of my smoking tests ;)
> - xffm: Hehehe, Edscott, it's state is a bit blured for me ;) Where do
> we stand regarding xffm?
> - xfce-mcs-manager multiscreen? I've heard of an multiscreen
> implementation of the mcs-manager from Benny. I don't know much of it,
> but I guess it duplicates the XSETTINGS/MCS channels on every screen.
> Benny, any additional info?
> - Anything else? Comments/ideas/suggestions welcome.
> Cheers,
> Olivier.

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