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 ====== Xubuntu 19.04 Release Notes ====== ====== Xubuntu 19.04 Release Notes ======
  
-===== Dropping 32-bit Images =====+==== Dropping 32-bit Images ====
  
 [[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/xubuntu-devel/2018-December/011755.html|In December]], the team voted to discontinue 32-bit images for Xubuntu 19.04 and forward. If you want to continue using Xubuntu with 32-bit architectures, Xubuntu 18.04 is supported for 3 years, and the Xubuntu package set can be installed from the [[https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Installation/MinimalCD|Minimal CD]]. [[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/xubuntu-devel/2018-December/011755.html|In December]], the team voted to discontinue 32-bit images for Xubuntu 19.04 and forward. If you want to continue using Xubuntu with 32-bit architectures, Xubuntu 18.04 is supported for 3 years, and the Xubuntu package set can be installed from the [[https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Installation/MinimalCD|Minimal CD]].
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 **It must be noted that it is close to impossible for our small team of testers to be in a position to work through all the varying parameters available during installation. We do however aim to test all the possible methods of installation (including for OEM and using encryption) available either on a virtual machine or on hardware (where hardware has been used during testing then Xubuntu QA will where possible make that known on the iso testing tracker). Further installation testing information can be on the Ubuntu installation release note(s) listed below** **It must be noted that it is close to impossible for our small team of testers to be in a position to work through all the varying parameters available during installation. We do however aim to test all the possible methods of installation (including for OEM and using encryption) available either on a virtual machine or on hardware (where hardware has been used during testing then Xubuntu QA will where possible make that known on the iso testing tracker). Further installation testing information can be on the Ubuntu installation release note(s) listed below**
  
- +//No current documented installer issues.//
-  *  No restart after installation ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/casper/+bug/1723760|1723760]])+
  
 ==== General Issues ==== ==== General Issues ====
  
-  * Network indicators +  * Xfce Pulseaudio Plugin: Multiple notifications displayed if multiple Pulseaudio plugins added to panel ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xfce4-pulseaudio-plugin/+bug/1769775|1769775]]) 
-    * Currently at times the panel could show 2 network icons, this appears to be a race condition which we have not been able to rectify in time for release. +  * Xfce Task ManagerTooltips become unresponsive ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xfce4-taskmanager/+bug/1740578|1740578]])
- +
-  * Panel +
-    * Applications Menu plugin clips panel icon ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xfce4-panel/+bug/1756608|1756608]]) +
-    * Launch and Directory Menu items icons are too small ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/xfce4-panel/+bug/1756612|1756612]]) +
-  +
-  * Parole Media Player +
-    * Play button inactive ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/parole/+bug/1705243|1705243]]) +
-    * Player crashes when MPRIS2 plugin is disabled ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/parole/+bug/1698540|1698540]]) +
- +
-  * RistrettoThumbnail sidebar shows error icons instead of thumbnails for some images ([[https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/ristretto/+bug/1756191|1756191]])+
  
 === Ubuntu Generic Release Note === === Ubuntu Generic Release Note ===
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 ===== Major Updates ===== ===== Major Updates =====
  
-==== Appearance ====+==== Keyboard Shortcuts ====
  
-==== Xfce ====+Xubuntu 19.04 includes a few new keyboard shortcuts to make your workflow faster. 
 + 
 +  * **Shift + PrintScreen** will launch the Xfce Screenshooter's region capture mode. 
 +  * **F4** (in Thunar) will open a terminal in the current path. 
 +  * **Ctrl + Shift + F** / **Cmd + Shift + F** (in Thunar) will open Catfish in the current path. 
 + 
 + 
 +==== Packageset Updates ==== 
 + 
 +The following components were newly added to Xubuntu 19.04 with a team vote: 
 + 
 +  * AptURL ([[https://help.ubuntu.com/community/AptURL|More Information]] | [[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/xubuntu-devel/2018-December/011756.html|Voting Results]]) 
 +  * GIMP ([[https://www.gimp.org/|More Information]] | [[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/xubuntu-devel/2018-November/011721.html|Voting Results]]) 
 +  * LibreOffice Impress (and Draw) ([[https://www.libreoffice.org/discover/impress/|More Information]] | [[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/xubuntu-devel/2018-November/011721.html|Voting Results]]) 
 + 
 +Additionally, Orage was removed ([[https://lists.ubuntu.com/archives/xubuntu-devel/2018-November/011721.html|Voting Results]]) from our standard installation.
  
 === Applications === === Applications ===
-  * [[https://bluesabre.org/2018/07/15/catfish-1-4-6-released-now-an-xfce-project/|Catfish 1.4.6]] +  * [[https://bluesabre.org/2019/01/27/catfish-1-4-7-released/|Catfish 1.4.7]] 
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-June/000609.html|Mousepad 0.4.1]] +  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2019-February/000671.html|Gigolo 0.4.91]] //(New GTK+ 3 release!)// 
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-June/000623.html|Ristretto 0.8.3]] +  * [[https://bluesabre.org/2018/08/08/mugshot-0-4-1-released/|Mugshot 0.4.1]] 
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-June/000614.html|Thunar 1.8.1]] //(New GTK+ 3 release!)// +  * [[https://bluesabre.org/2019/04/04/parole-media-player-1-0-2-released/|Parole Media Player 1.0.2]] 
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-June/000616.html|Xfce Desktop 4.13.2]] //(New GTK+ 3 release!)// +  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2019-April/000680.html|Ristretto 0.8.4]] 
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-June/000610.html|Xfce Dictionary 0.8.1]] +  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2019-January/000668.html|Thunar 1.8.4]] 
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-May/000605.html|Xfce Panel 4.13.3]] //(New GTK+ 3 release!)// +  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-November/000652.html|Thunar Volume Manager 0.9.1]] //(New GTK+ 3 release!)// 
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-August/000632.html|Xfce Screenshooter 1.9.3]] //(New GTK+ 3 release!)// +  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-December/000655.html|Xfce Application Finder 4.13.2]] //(New GTK+ 3 release!)// 
-  * [[https://bluesabre.org/2018/06/20/xfce-settings-4-12-4-and-4-13-4-released/|Xfce Settings 4.13.4]] //(New GTK+ 3 release!)// +  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2019-March/000673.html|Xfce Desktop 4.13.3]] 
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-June/000612.html|Xfce Task Manager 1.2.1]] +  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-November/000653.html|Xfce Dictionary 0.8.2]] 
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-May/000606.html|Xfce Terminal 0.8.7.4]] +  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-October/000647.html|Xfce Notifications 0.4.3]] 
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-July/000629.html|Xfce Window Manager 4.12.5]]+  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2019-January/000659.html|Xfce Panel 4.13.4]] 
 +  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2019-March/000678.html|Xfce Screenshooter 1.9.5]] 
 +  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-December/000658.html|Xfce Task Manager 1.2.2]]
  
 === Libraries === === Libraries ===
-  * [[https://bluesabre.org/2018/06/20/exo-0-12-1-and-0-12-2-released/|Exo 0.12.2]] +  * [[https://bluesabre.org/2019/01/19/exo-0-12-4-released/|Exo 0.12.4]]
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-June/000615.html|libxfce4util 4.13.2]] +
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-September/000635.html|Tumbler 0.2.3]] +
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-June/000619.html|Xfconf 4.13.5]]+
  
 === Panel Plugins === === Panel Plugins ===
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-April/000601.html|Xfce Verve Plugin 2.0.0]] //(New GTK+ 3 release!)// +  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-November/000654.html|Xfce System Load Plugin 1.2.2]] 
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-July/000624.html|Xfce Whisker Menu Plugin 2.2.1]] +  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2019-March/000675.html|Xfce Weather Plugin 0.9.1]] //(New GTK+ 3 release!)// 
- +  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2019-January/000663.html|Xfce Whisker Menu Plugin 2.3.1]]
-=== Thunar Plugins === +
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2017-December/000566.html|Thunar Archive Plugin 0.4.0]] +
-  * [[https://mail.xfce.org/pipermail/xfce-announce/2018-February/000577.html|Thunar Media Tags Plugin 0.3.0]]+
  
 ===== Changelogs ===== ===== Changelogs =====
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 ==== Xubuntu/Other Packages ==== ==== Xubuntu/Other Packages ====
  
 +  * apturl ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/apturl/+changelog|changelog]])
   * atril ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/atril/+changelog|changelog]])   * atril ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/atril/+changelog|changelog]])
   * blueman ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/blueman/+changelog|changelog]])   * blueman ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/blueman/+changelog|changelog]])
   * elementary-xfce ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/elementary-xfce/+changelog|changelog]])   * elementary-xfce ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/elementary-xfce/+changelog|changelog]])
   * engrampa ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/engrampa/+changelog|changelog]])   * engrampa ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/engrampa/+changelog|changelog]])
 +  * gimp ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/gimp/+changelog|changelog]])
   * gtk2-engines-xfce ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/gtk2-engines-xfce/+changelog|changelog]])   * gtk2-engines-xfce ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/gtk2-engines-xfce/+changelog|changelog]])
   * lightdm-gtk-greeter ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/lightdm-gtk-greeter/+changelog|changelog]])   * lightdm-gtk-greeter ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/lightdm-gtk-greeter/+changelog|changelog]])
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   * catfish ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/catfish/+changelog|changelog]])   * catfish ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/catfish/+changelog|changelog]])
   * mousepad ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/mousepad/+changelog|changelog]])   * mousepad ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/mousepad/+changelog|changelog]])
-  * orage ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/orage/+changelog|changelog]]) 
   * parole ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/parole/+changelog|changelog]])   * parole ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/parole/+changelog|changelog]])
   * ristretto ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/ristretto/+changelog|changelog]])   * ristretto ([[https://launchpad.net/ubuntu/disco/+source/ristretto/+changelog|changelog]])