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Old 08-12-2007, 04:01 PM   #1
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Question Want A Distro With FluxBox


I am looking for a pretty mainstream edition of linux (eg Ubuntu, SUSE) that run kde and fluxbox. Any suggustions?.
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Install Kubuntu and install Fluxbox?
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Or install fluxbuntu and add KDE
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or install arch then install kde AND fluxbox
Old 08-12-2007, 04:20 PM   #5
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does fluxbox support dual monitors, becuase X crashes when I try to enable them in Kubuntu running kde
Old 08-12-2007, 07:41 PM   #6
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Ok, scratch that. I'll find a way to make dual monitors work. I'll install Fluxbox on Kubuntu.
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Old 08-21-2007, 02:40 AM   #8
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DSL has fluxbox
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Old 08-23-2007, 08:32 AM   #10
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Originally Posted by tekgek View Post
Ok, scratch that. I'll find a way to make dual monitors work. I'll install Fluxbox on Kubuntu.
Dual monitors are pretty easy to setup in Ubuntu, I had little trouble.

If you start another thread on this subject, post your xorg.conf.

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I'm gonna try Arch w/fluxbox.
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One of the newer minimalist fluxbox installs is Linux Mint 8 Fluxbox community edition. Another good one is antiX Mepis 8
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Go debian!!!!
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Can I ask, why NOT openbox? IMO I've found Flux better than Black, but Open better than both. Open might lack the panel that comes with it, but I prefer that, just adding the tint2 bar or fbpanel to autostart on login to an Openbox session.

Also, there are a number of Openbox distros, such as Crunchbang (Based on Ubuntu 9.04)


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