Xfce 4.6 - what changes are needed?

Warren Block wblock at wonkity.com
Wed Mar 4 06:25:19 PST 2009

On Wed, 4 Mar 2009, Oliver Lehmann wrote:
>> Unfortunally yes - I told them quite some times before the final release
>> and all the xfce guys told me was "use another icon theme". I then made
>> the Tango theme a build dependency and changed the default xml files
>> delivery by xfce4-conf to select this icon theme. When you have already
>> an installation, you have probably still Rodent configured which is gone
>> now. Please call the Settings Manager, Choose "Appearance", The icon tab
>> and then select "Tango" as Icon theme. This will bring you most of the
>> icons back (not all of course...).
> I'm just wondering - does someone think an entry about this in UPDATING
> would be good? I can of course add one if wanted.

Yes, definitely.  Also should cover the way to handle the obsolete ports 
from xfce4.4 that should be removed (libxfce4mcs-4.4.3, 
xfce4-icon-theme-4.4.3, xfce4-mcs-manager-4.4.3, etc).  Thanks for your 
work on this!

-Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA

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