[SOLVED] LFS finished... Which Windowing system should i install first ? GNOME ? KDE ? xfce ?
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Well If you love simplicity the best choice for you is XFCE: is fast to install(few packages than others) and very light(my actual LFS only uses 80MB of 4000MB of RAM). GNOME 3 is the most beautiful but it's slow and very little user-friendly so I suggest to discard it. I've never tried KDE but seems to be very very heavy and not so beautiful.
What spiky0011 said. Linux windowing systems ride on top of X.
I think X includes TWM by default.
I would suggest you start with a simple window manager, such as Blackbox or Fluxbox, before you try a desktop such as KDE, Gnome, or XFCE. There's no problem with them all co-existing on the same install.
And congratulations on have a working LFS install. I looked at the book. I think that's quite an accomplishment.
Well, you can install, after X, a simple window manager but I think that is useless because Openbox and co. have only some better features than twm (the default manager shipped with X.org) so, in my opinion, you can go straight to Xfce installation process.