Xfce 4.4 beta2 released!

Benedikt Meurer benedikt.meurer at unix-ag.uni-siegen.de
Mon Jul 10 20:54:35 CEST 2006

Brian J. Tarricone wrote:
>>>A list of changes between 4.4 beta1 and 4.4 beta2 is available at:
> Sorry for my slowness, but could you add to the changelog the following:
> Desktop Manager (xfdesktop)
> ---------------------------
> * Try to automatically mount unmounted removable volumes when they are
> openend.
> * Fix crashes when removable volumes don't have mount points associated
> with them.
> * XDirectSave target support for the desktop.
> * Add support for dropping web links from Firefox (and other browsers)
> on the desktop.
> * Add user feedback when a file already exists (i.e., a "do you want to
> overwrite?" dialog) instead of just failing silently.
> * Tell the session manager to log out if the user tries to "close" the
> desktop window.
> * Transparency for the icon label text background, configurable via GTK
> style properties.
> * Fix menu panel plugin menu positioning when using floating panels.
> * Many desktop icon painting performance improvements.
> * Use exo-desktop-item-edit to create and edit launchers and links.
> * Don't show 'eject' menu item if a removable volume is not really
> ejectable.
> * Attempt to create ~/Desktop/ if it does not exist (only if the user
> turns on file/launcher icons).
> Wow, I did more than I thought...


> 	-brian


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