Introduction to Xfce4 Appfinder

Xfce4 Appfinder is a tool to find and launch installed applications by searching the .desktop files installed on your system.

This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-7.8 platform.

Package Information

Xfce4 Appfinder Dependencies


Garcon-0.5.0 and libxfce4ui-4.12.1

User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/xfce4-appfinder

Installation of Xfce4 Appfinder

Install Xfce4 Appfinder by running the following commands:

./configure --prefix=/usr &&

This package does not come with a test suite.

Now, as the root user:

make install


Installed Programs: xfce4-appfinder and xfrun4 (symlink)
Installed Libraries: None
Installed Directories: None

Short Descriptions


Is a GTK+ 2 application that enables you to quickly search through the .desktop files installed on your system looking for an application.

Last updated on 2015-09-20 17:38:20 -0500