How to use xfconf to store data like bookmarks

Mike Massonnet mmassonnet at
Mon Dec 15 15:58:46 CET 2008

Hey Christian,

It is an interesting reading.  The GLib bookmark file parser is indeed
unsuitable, and exposing bookmarks to dbus with xfconf is useless.


Le Sat, 13 Dec 2008 16:05:35 +0100,
Christian Dywan <christian at> a écrit :
> Hey,
> note that the Glib *desktop* bookmark file parser is specialized for
> a certain use case. When I needed bookmarks in Midori I ended up
> inventing my own classes and load/ save functions. So in case you
> similarly find the Glib code unsuitable for your purposes, feel free
> to have a look at the midori/main.c in Midori.
> Yours,
>     Christian

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