Xfce 4.14: Gtk+3 target version

Eduard Roccatello eduard at xfce.org
Mon Sep 19 09:46:07 CEST 2016

Il 16/09/16 20:26, flo.xfce at gmx-topmail.de ha scritto:
> I haven't followed Gtk development lately, but you said you talked to
> the Gtk devs: Does 3.22 bring any new breakage or new useful features?
> In [1] it is said that 3.22 is the last in the 3-series, so we will
> stick to it for probably a long time. Wouldn't it be wise to just bump
> the minimum version to 3.22 instead? It will still take some time until
> Xfce's Gtk3 port is finished and 3.22 will be released by then.
> If distros don't package Gtk 3.22 they won't package Xfce 4.14 either I
> guess. And as Landry has pointed out, even Debian has 3.21 in testing
> already.
> [1]
> https://blog.gtk.org/2016/09/01/versioning-and-long-term-stability-promise-in-gtk/
I think it would be a wise choice :)


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