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Re: light weight desktop for browsing

On Tue, 24 Aug 2004 12:37:40 +0200
Michelle Konzack <linux4michelle@freenet.de> wrote:

For what it's worth, fvwm would probably still fall under the category of a Window Manager rather than a full-blown desktop environment like KDE or Gnome.  But yes, it does do pretty well on low-resource computers.  I still use fvwm-95 on an old '486 laptop with 20M RAM running RedHat 5.1 and I suspect it would also be a good choice on a '68k machine.

> Am 2004-08-16 20:32:17, schrieb Ron Johnson:
> > Specifically, desktops are richer and more powerful than window
> > managers.  Meaning they use more RAM and disk space.
> What about 'fvwm' 
> I run it on a Macintosh IIvx  :-)
> Greetings
> Michelle
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Joel Ewy
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