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Old 04-09-2009, 06:15 AM   #1
slimsz
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Exclamation Best Desktop ?


Hello

im converting from windows to linux

i just want help choosing something

for newbie what is best , im between opensuse and linux mint

desktop environment , KDE , GNOME or XFCE ?

which is best for newbie that just converted to linux ?


thanks
 
Old 04-09-2009, 06:33 AM   #2
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Thumbs up Depends on how u want it to be ..

Ello : ) slimsz,

It totally depends on how u want it to be ,, answer these questions as you want your linux to be ,, you will get a list of linux accordingly.

http://www.zegeniestudios.net/ldc/

http://www.tuxs.org/chooser/

http://polishlinux.org/choose/quiz/
 
Old 04-09-2009, 06:40 AM   #3
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For a person used to windows, I guess KDE is the one that looks the most like the MS GUI, but I personally prefer Gnome or Fluxbox. LXDE has also become a great alternative, since it both fast and versatile, I kind of look at it at a middle thing between KDE and Fluxbox.

If you have a fast/new machine, I'd go with Gnome or KDE, if you have a rather old computer, I'd go with LXDE.
 
  


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