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Old 09-14-2002, 01:18 AM   #1
Hobb3s
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Suggestions for Small Xwin?


I was wondering if anyone has an suggestions an xserver and/or window mangers that are very light and need very few resources. I have trustix installed on an old p100 with 16MBs of RAM and would like to play with any old xwin server on it. So any suggestions(other than buy a new computer) are welcomed.
TIA
 
Old 09-14-2002, 02:13 AM   #2
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i run blackbox very well on a p200. maybe something even lighter though, such as fvwm2 or maybe the default twm?
 
Old 09-14-2002, 03:43 AM   #3
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Hi

Take a look at ion, it's very small and mainly navigated by
hitting keycombinations, though the mouse is supported in
the windows. But for better looks i use blackbox as well.
good luck
 
  


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