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Re: [K12OSN] Simple Windows Manager



How do we activate Icewm or even blackbox from the recent K12LTSP distro? What
modifications do we need to do?

Jeffrey Elkner a écrit :

> I'll second Mike's comments.  Blackbox is my personal favorite, but
> Icewm has the advantage of being much more "windoz like" which might be
> an important consideration.  Both are very light weight and easy to
> use.  Icewm now comes bundled in the K12-LTSP distro.
>
> jeff elkner
> yorktown high school
> arlington, va
>
> On Thu, 2002-06-06 at 07:14, nbhs2 i-2000 com wrote:
> > > Being the cheap sod that I am and not wanting to waste the earth?s
> > > resources I have set up some 386?s and low end 486?s as
> > > workstations.
> > > They work really well at run level 3 (a shell) but struggle rather
> > > running KDE.  Are there any basic gui / window managers that will run
> > > under X but not over stretch the capacities of these old machines?  It
> > > seem a waste to just junk them.  Can I specify a particular windows
> > > manager to load to a particular workstation.? All these older machines
> > ==========================================
> > Try Icewm or my personal favorite Blackbox.  Xfce is quite good also, but
> > perhaps not quite as lightweight as Blackbox.
> > Mike
>
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