window managers

Robert Connolly robert at linuxfromscratch.org
Fri Feb 25 11:17:03 PST 2005


Hi. So that bhlfs doesn't get carried away with xorg apps and their deps I 
would like to only include one window manager. You can install anything you 
want, but we maintainers have better things to do than following bugs in KDE 
or GNome. I'm thinking vtwm is a good choice. Twm's main short-coming is the 
lack of virtual desktops, which is solved in vtwm. It has a good track record 
and doesn't add any suid programs. I think the homepage is:
http://www.visi.com/~hawkeyd/vtwm.html

Sound fair?



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