Status of Xfce 4.8
nightmorph at gentoo.org
Tue Jun 15 20:39:04 CEST 2010
On Tue, 15 Jun 2010 09:56:13 +0200
Hungerburg <pch13 at myzel.net> wrote:
> I am using xubuntu, the current realease, and swapped the xfce-panel for
> awn-dock. its "cairo-menu" does not show the xfce4-settings-manager
> application: maybe it does not provide a .desktop file? you might want
> to take care of that in a future release.
> Thank you for the fine DE.
It's not Xfce's problem; it's Xubuntu's/AWN's failure. There is in fact a .desktop file shipped with it, which you should have checked for before sending your email. Look in /usr/share/applications/xfce-settings-manager.desktop:
Name=Xfce 4 Settings Manager
Comment=Graphical Settings Manager for Xfce 4
. . . the "OnlyShowIn=XFCE" may be why it isn't showing up in a third-party application. Maybe it's not recognized as being a true Xfce environment. Either way, it's the fault of your distribution or AWN, not Xfce's fault.
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