Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 17th Apr 2006 21:17 UTC, submitted by Benedikt Meurer
Xfce The Xfce project has released the first beta in the 4.4 release cycle. "Xfce 4.4 beta1 ( is now available for download. Xfce 4.4 features new tools such as the much anticipated 'Thunar' file manager as well as several huge improvements of its core components."
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RE: Xfmedia
by aquila_deus on Tue 18th Apr 2006 17:10 UTC in reply to "Xfmedia"
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Talking about the stardand GUIs: The widgets xfce created and used by itself is a big pain in ass - you can't even leave a dialog box with ESC or click ok by ENTER where there isn't any other button!

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RE[2]: Xfmedia
by irbis on Tue 18th Apr 2006 17:30 in reply to "RE: Xfmedia"
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"The widgets xfce created and used by itself is a big pain in ass"

Maybe so, I dunno? But my point was that at least Xfmedia uses a relatively clear and clean interface, and not some all black and messy default skin of XMMS where you cannot even tell the buttons from the background... Cheesh, haven't the designers of such default GUIs/skins never heard anything about usability??

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RE[3]: Xfmedia
by negativity on Tue 18th Apr 2006 17:37 in reply to "RE[2]: Xfmedia"
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Beep media player is a version of Xmms and it spouses a brighter/easier on the eye theme. Many Xfce users like BMP.

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