Building XFCE 4.8 on Centos 5.7

Christoph Wickert christoph.wickert at
Thu Oct 20 17:09:07 CEST 2011

Am Dienstag, den 18.10.2011, 16:54 +0100 schrieb Alasdair Thomson:
> Hello,
> I’m trying to build 4.8 on Centos 5.7, [...]

Forget it, it's CentOS is too old and you'd need upgrade central pieces
of software.

> The version of XFCE that’s included in the repository is 4.4, but I
> just wanted something a bit more recent.

We packaged 4.6 in the EPEL repositories. For more info have a look at


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