Inconsistent naming in Display Manager exec scripts (using old name XFce4)

mmassonnet at mmassonnet at
Thu Nov 1 22:01:48 CET 2007

On Thu, Nov 01, 2007 at 10:13:32PM +0200, Samuli Suominen wrote:
> Evening,

Evening drac!

> One of our developers (Gentoo) pointed out that these files from
> xfce-utils 4.4.1 package are still using old name XFce4 instead of,
> say, Xfce4.
> /etc/X11/gdm/Sessions/XFce4
> /etc/X11/wmsession.d/10XFce4
> To be consistent, could these be changed?

This isn't set by Xfce itself, but by the packagers.  E.g. on Debian, we
have the file /usr/share/xsessions/xfce4.desktop.

> This was discovered while making test snapshots of Gentoo 2007.1 LiveCD
> which will be running Xfce 4.4.1 :-)) (and it will be out soon!)

Did you note that 4.4.2 should be fresh and out for the 17th? :)

> Thanks, Samuli


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