[Bug 61579] Re: xfburn crash when creating adding files to new composition

Jani Monoses jani at ubuntu.com
Tue Apr 15 08:35:36 BST 2008


> For this release, you are right Jani. But imho,  Xfce4's default 
> burner(the one developed by the same community) is Xfburn. Brasero was 

It does not matter what the 'default for Xfce' is. I think we have been 
through this discussion twice in the past 6 months.
We pick what is best for the user.

> perhaps chosen because it serves better at the moment. But an Xfce based 
> desktop should have "some" bias towards xfce tools. Not doing so is 

No it should not have any bias. It should be about usability (features, 
performance, ease of use etc) not where that app originated from.
Brasero is goo on all these -a dn getting better. Xfburn is not.

> something in parallel to giving evince instead of kpdf on kubuntu just 
> because evince serves better. Maybe I am wrong. But this is my opinion.

evince in KDE would be a lot weirder, it's a whole different look and 
dependency chain, and besides kpdf or okular or whatever kde has are 
good document viewers

In contrast, Xfce alternatives to GNOME apps usually suck. The core 
desktop is the only one that is worth keeping because of it's maturity 
and relative lighness. And even there, is stagnation unfortunately with
GNOME core closing the gap on the performance front.

Jani





More information about the xubuntu-devel mailing list