no xfce for FC4?

Ed Hill ed at
Mon Mar 7 19:55:40 UTC 2005

On Mon, 2005-03-07 at 11:19 -0800, matt warner wrote:
> I read on the XFCE website that XFCE has been removed from FC4.  Is 
> there any reason for this?  I'm using XFCE on FC3, and I absolutely love 
> it.  I find it much simpler to use than either GNOME or KDE.  I'm not a 
> developer myself, but if someone could find some way to have XFCE put 
> back on FC4, that would be very greatly appreciated.

Hi Matt,

Kevin Fenzi (the "K" in the Red Hat-derived "KRUD" distro) has offered
to package it within Fedora Extras and is looking for a sponsor:

For what its worth, I think Kevin is a very competent and responsible
guy.  Hes certainly been patient with my questions.  I hope one of the
"Trusted" folks steps forward to sponsor him.


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