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jeremy 12-30-2004 07:06 PM

Window Manager of the Year
If you are looking for KDE, Gnome, etc they are in the Desktop Environment Award.

slakmagik 12-30-2004 09:55 PM

Re: Window Manager of the Year

Originally posted by jeremy
If you are looking for KDE, Gnome, etc they are in the Desktop Environment Award.
Based on how it usually goes, that bears repeating. :D

I voted for ice, of course, but an honorable mention to pek, which isn't up there. Extremely cool little wm.

reddazz 12-31-2004 01:37 AM

I don't know if xfce's xfwm4 is a window manager, if it is it's missing from the list.

slakmagik 12-31-2004 01:53 AM

Yeah, xfwm4 is a wm but it's part of xfce, which is in de. Same would go for kwm and metacity.

(I think - I can't see the options anymore because I voted.)

Speaking of - even if it's necessary to block off the results, would it be possible to still display the candidates?

darkleaf 12-31-2004 08:33 AM

Fluxbox all the way :)

mjjzf 12-31-2004 08:44 AM

Glad they are split. Use beautiful Gnome 2.8 on Ubuntu on mt stationary PC and slick & lovely Flux on my Libranet laptop.

Adrohak 12-31-2004 10:35 AM

Voted Ion.

OmegaBlac 12-31-2004 02:01 PM

Enlightenment gets my vote again. It is what I use and I'm satisfied with it. Where's Ion & Ratpoison?

ratpoison 12-31-2004 05:01 PM

I voted for WindowMaker which I occasionally use, but would have liked to have seen others like ratpoison, wmi, and ion listed. All very functional and lightening fast!!!

bpt 12-31-2004 08:33 PM

Ratpoison, StumpWM, LarsWM and Ion are missing...

Until I take the time to get used to a tiling window manager, I use Sawfish and Fvwm2, both for the extensive customizability. Supposedly a version of SCWM that works with Guile 2.6 will be out soon...

Lindlar 01-01-2005 05:11 AM

Icewm! It's similar to win98. :)

slackie1000 01-01-2005 08:16 AM

hi there,

wmaker here. fast and stable.



jeremy 01-01-2005 09:19 AM

Ratpoison and Ion have been added.


mysterio 01-01-2005 09:32 AM

Me likes Fluxbox.

peteathome 01-01-2005 02:45 PM

WindowMaker rules!

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