Final periode of the planning phase for 4.10

Nick Schermer nickschermer at
Tue Feb 8 23:19:41 CET 2011

On Tue, Feb 8, 2011 at 8:34 PM, Porcelain Mouse <porcelain_mouse at> wrote:
> Hello Dev Team,
> I hope this a good time to mention environment sounds and xkbbell.  The
> Fedora folks have lead me to believe they are waiting for XFCE to address
> this issue.  So, that is why I'm mentioning it, here.
> AFAIK, XFCE isn't cluttered with environment sounds for buttons clicks and
> window actions.  That suits me just fine.  But, on distributions with
> PulseAudio, which doesn't support xkbbell (in the recommended
> configuration), using XFCE results in lost xkbbell events.
> I'm not requesting any particular solution, but I would like to understand
> how the XFCE Dev Team would prefer to address this issue.  I'm also willing
> to help work on this, if that's useful.

I'm quite sure this is something that needs to be addressed in the
toolkit, not in the desktop.


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