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Emphasis on development source -- not the release version, and not VL packages. IMO, that should wait.
BTW, gvfs is now optional. Even if used, its dependencies have been greatly reduced.
and they now have a login manager as part of their bundle (optional). I've been using this login manager over GDM with pleasant results.