The Xfce Team is pleased to announce the availability of Xfce 4.2.0, the next major version of the Xfce Desktop Environment and Development Framework for Unix and Unix-like platforms.Xfce 4.2.0 can be downloaded here.
Xfce 4.2.0 includes new applications like a session manager and an
application finder, a new and beautiful icon theme, support for
bleeding-edge features (like the X.org Composite extension), usability
and performance improvements, better support for multihead desktops,
new and updated translations, additional themes, and various other
improvements over the previous stable releases. See this
page for a complete list
of changes between Xfce 4.0 and Xfce 4.2.
Furthermore, Xfce 4.2 is the first desktop environment to ship with an
easy-to-use and platform-independent graphical installation wizard,
which takes care of compiling and installing Xfce on your system.
Visit the os-cillation
installers website for download links and instructions.
A short trailer that introduces Xfce 4.2.0 is available in
high- and low-bandwidth versions here.