Goals for next Xfce releases

Jani Monoses jani.monoses at gmail.com
Mon Jan 29 19:16:58 CET 2007

Andre Puschmann wrote:
> hey guys,
> my idea (or the conclusion of the mentioned thread) was to write
> something similar (but more light-weight IMO) to gnome-power-manager
> (gpm) that handles things like battery monitoring and non-active
> desktops and thus allows shutting down the system on low bat and so on.

A better idea is to try getting g-p-m lighter and only consider an 
alternative if upstream opposes that.
There's a lot of work that went into g-p-m, if you want something as 
featureful  you'll need to duplicate much of it; if not the current 
mostly broken battery-applet should suffice



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