changing desktops - Ubuntu => xfce

Scott geekboy at
Sat Nov 18 04:25:04 UTC 2006

Michael T. Richter spake thusly on 11/16/2006 11:26 PM:
> On Thu, 2006-16-11 at 22:18 -0700, Scott wrote:
>> >> I'm running ubuntu 6.10 and Gnome.
>> >> Is it possible to change to XFCE4 and keep gnome?
>> > Install "xubuntu-desktop".  Don't uninstall "ubuntu-desktop".  Then you
>> > can have both worlds.  If you really want to go wild, install
>> > "kubuntu-desktop" as well and have K too.
>> And if you REALLY wanna party...
>> $sudo apt-get install xubuntu-desktop fluxbox blackbox fvwm gnustep
>> windowmaker afterstep icewm 9wm ion3 jwm amaterus larswm
>> matchbox-window-manager.......
> Yeah, but that's just silly.  :D

At one time I did have GNOME, KDE, XFCE, Blackbox, Fluxbox, icewm,
gnustep, windowmaker and fvwm-crystal installed at the same time.

I was just curious about most of them.  I still spent most of my time in

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