Subject: Re: Xfce
To: Martti Kuparinen <>
From: None <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/09/2005 08:07:10
On Wed, 09 Nov 2005 08:52:30 +0200
Martti Kuparinen <> wrote:

> Hi all,
> The new Xfce is now in pkgsrc. Would there be interest in getting this in 
> pkgsrc-2005Q3 as well? (Of course after the dust has settled, someone has 
> performed successfull bulkbuild, and so on...)
> There are no critical errors in version 4.2.2 but this new version is supposed 
> to be more stable. But it of course means you have to rebuild the whole xfce4...
> Martti

No critical errors?? Xfce4 leaks memory like a sieve, especially the panel
component. This is why I'm using CDE on Solaris, it may look a bit ugly but
it's small and rock solid. Xfce4 is nice and easy to use, but they really need
to sort out the quality of their code.