vertical xfce-panel in 4.6

Nick Schermer nickschermer at
Tue May 5 13:55:18 CEST 2009

2009/5/5 Simon Steinbeiß <simon.steinbeiss at>:
> I think the systray is only part of the problem. To be honest the most inconvenient part
> of using a vertical panel in Xfce 4.6 is the icon-box and the tasklist behaviour.
> For example: if I want a rather slim vertical panel (24px), tasklist neither shows any
> icons nor any text (only the three dots ...)
> Iconbox on the other hand doesn't rotate if I change the panel to vertical, resulting in
> only one application to be visible.
> At least for me, that makes both (and with them vertical panels in general) quite unusable
> for now.

Once the experimental git branch is finished, the tasklist/iconbox
will be much more usable in vertical panels, you just need some
patience ;-).


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