[Slackbuilds-users] gvfs / WebDAV question

Luis Henrique lmello.009 at gmail.com
Fri Jul 2 18:43:23 UTC 2010

On 07/01/2010 01:25 AM, Robby Workman wrote:
> On Wed, 30 Jun 2010 23:22:33 -0500
> Robby Workman<rworkman at slackbuilds.org>  wrote:
>> I've looked at gvfs as well, as it's going to be needed sooner
>> or later by xfce (4.8).  To get all of the backends built, you
>> will need the optional deps, unfortunately.  For http support,
>> which iirc includes davfs, you need libsoup-gnome, which is part
>> of the libsoup package IF libsoup is built with libproxy and
>> gnome-keyring installed.
> By the way, if anyone has run across anything that wants udisks
> and/or upower or any of the new stuff for volume and power
> management tasks, I've done some preliminary (that means it's
> pretty much untested with stuff that can use it) work on that:
>    http://connie.slackware.com/~rworkman/halectomy/
> Feedback is welcome.
> -RW

Thanks for the info, robby.

So, is gvfs will be needed by xfce 4.8.x? This either means:
- Thunar will have URI support through gvfs
- Gigolo will be incorporated to the default xfce installation

That's nice, I guess. ;)

- Luis

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