Core components (Was: Xfce development and release model)

Stephan Arts stephan at
Fri May 29 12:04:28 CEST 2009

On Fri, May 29, 2009 at 11:08 AM, Nick Schermer <nickschermer at> wrote:
> 2009/5/29 Brian J. Tarricone <bjt23 at>:
>> On 05/29/2009 01:51 AM, Nick Schermer wrote:
>>> 2009/5/27 Jannis Pohlmann<jannis at>:
>>>> There are a number of questions and problems that came up again and
>>>> again every now and then, like
>>>>    * What are the core components of Xfce?
>>> We should discuss this. Are we going to focus on a minimal set of
>>> components to match all your dependencies and without terminal,
>>> appfinder, gtk engine or do we include 'some' of those? I think we
>>> should take the minimal to avoid the gray area we're in right now, but
>>> others might disagree.
>> Agreed.  You may note that my previous mail listing the git repo directory
>> layout contained a... shall we say... strong suggestion ^_~
> This is a bit more formal (and another historical moment, Brian and
> Nick agree w/o any discussion ^_^).

Shall I forward this to xfce-announce and post it on the website? It
happens almost as frequent as Xfce X.Y.0 release :-)

Are you aiming at an 8-month schedule too?


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