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Old 10-10-2003, 10:44 PM   #1
jamescov
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Advice on Destop Manager


Hi everyone,

I need help from the experts yet again. I have tried verious distros and I must say that SUSE 8.2 is my favorite. I have it running on my desktop and one of my laptops. It runs great on the desktop with KDE 3.01, however, KDE is slow on the laptop. Can someone recommed a desktop enviorment that is not as resource intinisave as KDE? I love the look and feel of KDE and I would like to have somthing simular to it that doesen't bog by system down.

CPU: 366 PII
HD: 30Gi GB
MEM: 128 MB

Thanks,
James
 
Old 10-10-2003, 10:59 PM   #2
pesho_p
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Re: Advice on Destop Manager

Try XFce - http://www.xfce.org/:
Quote:
XFCE Desktop Enviroment ... and everything goes faster !

"XFce is a lightweight desktop environment for various *NIX systems.
Designed for productivity, it loads and executes applications fast, while conserving system resources."
Olivier Fourdan, creator of XFce
 
Old 10-11-2003, 12:59 AM   #3
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you're looking for XFce 4
 
  


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