[ubuntu-studio-devel] WM/DE

Len Ovens len at ovenwerks.net
Sat May 31 18:14:52 UTC 2014


On Sat, 31 May 2014, Ralf Mardorf wrote:

> On Sat, 2014-05-31 at 10:21 -0700, Len Ovens wrote:
>>
>> Ok... so what does jwm offer that twm,fvwm,openbox, etc. do not?
>
> I don't know what they offer, but because you care about e.g. menue
> entries, it e.g. is possible to include the Debian menu to the JWM menu.
> However, I agree that staying with Xfce4 is good for newbies, but
> because you thought about adding a light weighted alternative to Xfce4,
> my recommendation is JWM, because it's one of the lightest WMs that
> already come with a panel.

Point taken. ease of maintenance is probably a bigger concern that size of 
code. I am sure that has a lot to do with the change of ideas from lxde to 
xfce.

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Len Ovens
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