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[8]: Thunar
by Tom K on Tue 18th Apr 2006 20:23 UTC in reply to "RE[7]: Thunar"
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Ah, sorry ...


Equally as bad. And how can you say that is 10-point Sans, or that it's "entirely reasonable"?

Sorry, but I don't need retard-size fonts. At least when OS X uses larger fonts, they look decent. These ones are skinny and lack any kind of definition.

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RE[9]: Thunar
by JMcCarthy on Tue 18th Apr 2006 21:16 in reply to "RE[8]: Thunar"
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You're only partially wrong now ;) Any edits are made in ~ and there are only about a billion utils (including the one if you're using Guh-nome) to adjust this.

I'm not saying they're 10 by default in Thunar itself, btw. If they aren't, it's because they've been explicitly raised, or you've chosen a large-print theme.

Look at some of the user screenshots for a better picture.

retard-size font settings can look just as good as anything. Poor choices on their part.

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RE[10]: Thunar
by Tom K on Tue 18th Apr 2006 21:23 in reply to "RE[9]: Thunar"
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The other screenshots look decent, but the fonts are still *atrocious*.

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