Xfce 4.6 for EPEL5

Kevin Fenzi kevin at scrye.com
Mon Jul 4 15:52:22 UTC 2011

On Mon, 04 Jul 2011 00:16:33 +0100
Athmane Madjoudj <athmane at fedoraproject.org> wrote:

> On 07/03/2011 05:37 PM, Kevin Fenzi wrote:
> > Finally managed to sit down and just push out the packages I built
> > so long ago. ;)
> >
> > So, in epel-testing will be a base set of Xfce 4.6 packages for
> > EPEL5. Some plugins will come along later I hope, but this is the
> > base set.
> >
> > Testing very much appreciated. I'd also like to hear from anyone who
> > has Xfce installed from centosplus. Does this update those packages
> > cleanly?
> >
> Note that xfce is provided by CentOS Extra and not CentOS Plus

Ah, my mistake, sorry. 

> Clean install is OK (even with centos-extra enabled) but some icons 
> didn't shown maybe because the default xfce icon theme is not
> available in epel (only centos-extra provides xfce-theme), selecting
> other icon theme like Gnome seems fine

ok. I can look at fixing that. 

> http://athmane.fedorapeople.org/xfce-update-epel.png
> Updating from centos-extra repo fails (dep. problem):
> Details:
> http://athmane.fedorapeople.org/update-xfce-centos-to-epel.txt

Yeah, not sure what to do about this one. xfprint is not provided in
epel5 by me because its... horrible. ;) It uses a2ps and just isn't
worth much. I suppose I could obsolte it somewhere.

Thanks very much for the testing!

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