xubuntu and indicator applets

Eero Tamminen oak at helsinkinet.fi
Mon May 24 17:03:20 UTC 2010


On Monday 24 May 2010, Simon Steinbeiß wrote:
> hi everyone,
> i wanted to point out an issue that might become more and more
> problematic with time for xubuntu: since ubuntu is patching applications
> to play along nicely with its indicator applets, that breaks consistency
> for those apps in xubuntu's/xfce's systray.

Is this a problem also for other Ubuntu derivatives like Kubuntu[1] and 

[1] I assume KDE to use the normal tray spec too?

[2] Which AFAIK cares more about things working remotely and I think
the new indicator stuff works over D-BUS which at least by default uses
unix socket instead of X as transport...

	- Eero

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