Question about migration GTK2 -> GTK3

Julien Lavergne gilir at
Sat Sep 29 10:03:59 UTC 2012

Le 09/23/2012 06:51 PM, Pascual Lucero a écrit :
> First at all I apologize for my ignorance in this topic, but I have
> heard a lot about migrating programs to GTK3+, and its about a year
> ago when people was wondering if Ubuntu would have a complete
> migration. In the particular case of Lubuntu, what is the situation?
> Is there going to be GTK2 libraries installed in the default Lubuntu
> package? I saw that this was one of the reasons for dropping Osmo from
> the default install, so I don't know if that means that all remaining
> default programs have been already ported to GTK3
No, actually several main programs are not ready for GTK3 :
- file-manager
- panel
- browser

That's why most of the programs on Lubuntu are still GTK2.

Julien Lavergne

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