Xfce 4.4 beta2 released!

Benedikt Meurer benedikt.meurer at unix-ag.uni-siegen.de
Sat Aug 5 13:35:49 CEST 2006

Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
>>>>It seems that both xfce4-panel and xfce-mcs-plugins provide the file:
>>>>I don't really know if it's a bug or something, currently I remove
>>>>icon from xfce4-panel so both packages won't conflict on Debian
>>>Can somebody from any of this package can tell me if it's a transition
>>>and if xfce-mcs-plugin will now ship xfce-filemanager and xfce4-panel
>>>won't anymore, or if it's just a mistake ?
>>>If it's a transition I need to position correctly conflicts/replaces in
>>>debian packages.
>>No, it's not really a transition. Both packages need the icon. Can we
>>make xfce-utils depend on xfce4-panel? On the other hand, we can drop it
>>from xfce-utils and just assume the user is going to install xfce4-panel
>>as well.
> It's xfce-mcs-plugins, not xfce-utils, and except that icon there is no
> real need for xfce4-panel to depend on xfce-mcs-plugins. Btw, which
> plugin in -mcs-plugins needs the file manager icon ?

Err, xfce-mcs-plugins, yes. The file manager plugin needs the icon.

> In Xfce < xfce-filemanager was provided by xfce4-panel so I
> guess we'll continue like this.


> Regards,


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