Squeeze, XArchiver, what to ship in 4.4.0 ? WAS: [Xfce4-commits] r24531 - xarchiver/trunk/src

Benedikt Meurer benedikt.meurer at unix-ag.uni-siegen.de
Sat Jan 20 15:29:01 CET 2007

Stephan Arts wrote:
>>>> Author: colossus
>>>> Date: 2007-01-18 10:33:22 +0000 (Thu, 18 Jan 2007)
>>>> New Revision: 24531
>>>> Log:
>>>> Added experimental code in callbacks.c and zip.c to show the mime icon before the filename.
>>> Can someone please clarify the status of Xarchiver/Squeeze for the
>>> release this weekend?
>>> Which one do we ship, what version?
>> Squeeze is in an ALPHA stage, the first release is pretty much stable
>> but it is not nearly as mature as Xarchiver. Personally i would go for
>> Xarchiver, Squeeze will be released on the same day as Xfce, but it is
>> not yet good enough to ship with the official release.
> On the other hand... Squeeze will do a better job integrating into the
> Xfce desktop.
> Perhaps some other devs can try them both out and decide which to ship?

No, Xarchiver was part of the RCs, while Squeeze had no release at all.
Either we ship Xarchiver or we ship no archive manager at all.

> Stephan


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