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You can now vote for your favorite projects/products of 2017. This is your chance to be heard! Voting ends on February 7th.


View Poll Results: Window Manager of the Year
awesome 2 1.24%
dwm 5 3.11%
Fluxbox 30 18.63%
FVWM 8 4.97%
herbstluftwm 2 1.24%
i3 19 11.80%
IceWM 13 8.07%
JWM 10 6.21%
MetaCity 8 4.97%
Openbox 39 24.22%
Ratpoison 2 1.24%
spectrwm 2 1.24%
StumpWM 3 1.86%
twm 7 4.35%
Window Maker 7 4.35%
xmonad 4 2.48%
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Old 01-07-2018, 03:50 PM   #16
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I really like WindowMaker - it's super light but has a ton of functionality. The only thing that bugs me is the ever-present icons.
Old 01-08-2018, 02:30 AM   #17
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Old 01-14-2018, 08:21 PM   #18
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Old 01-23-2018, 04:01 PM   #19
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Stumpwm. So clean, so easy.
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Old 01-23-2018, 09:52 PM   #20
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i3 on Slackware

I use it alot especially when streaming Netflix and trying to surf at the same time.

Super fast loading time
Old 01-24-2018, 11:24 PM   #21
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I voted for Spectrwm... I love it.
Old 01-30-2018, 02:39 PM   #22
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e16 (aka Enlightenment DR16) is just right!
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Old 02-02-2018, 09:30 PM   #23
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Originally Posted by josiah View Post
e16 (aka Enlightenment DR16) is just right!
I would have voted in this poll if e16 appeared on it.
Old 02-03-2018, 08:20 AM   #24
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Nothing beats IceWM in AntiX.
Old 02-03-2018, 09:13 AM   #25
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Is cinnamon included in one of these?

i am using cinnamon
Old 02-03-2018, 09:31 AM   #26
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Originally Posted by keithterrill View Post
i am using cinnamon
No, cinnamon is a DE. You want this thread:
Old 02-03-2018, 09:44 PM   #27
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