Gtk3 for Xfce 4.12?

Nick Schermer nick at
Wed May 2 12:43:55 CEST 2012

On 2012-05-02 11:40, Landry Breuil wrote:
> Other than that, i see no roadblocks for Gtk3, but not necessarly a
> urgent need for it. There's still room for polishing (thunar sidebar
> pane, thunar desktop?, volman support for !linux, a renewed icon
> theme, etc..) in Xfce itself to consider, whereas "porting to Gtk3"
> doesnt bring improvements itself. But i totally agree it'll have to 
> be
> done someday :)

True there is no real need for it, but the thing is porting will only 
get worse.

I have no idea how long porting will take, but I doubt it is highly 

Regarding the plugins, porting for those is not very complicated and we 
just have the start.


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