Skeleton Panel Plugin

Jannis Pohlmann jannis at
Tue Dec 27 11:56:00 CET 2011

On Mon, 26 Dec 2011 23:55:26 -0500
David Schneider <dnschneid at> wrote:

> Hi, I'm interested in making a small plugin that embeds other
> application windows into the panel (such as the pidgin buddy list).
> Is there a good skeleton plugin that I can start from?  If not, which
> (preferably simple) plugin do you recommend learning the basic
> requirements and preferred style from? I have plenty of C experience,
> but have only touched GTK through Python and haven't dealt with Xfce
> libraries at all.

Have a look at the sample plugin:

That might help you get started.

  - Jannis

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