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Old 07-29-2014, 09:48 AM   #1
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Six Clicks: The best Linux desktop environments
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Summary: Unlike Windows or Mac OS X, Linux offers a wide variety of desktop environments. Here are my picks of the most important of these PC interfaces.
By Steven J. Vaughan-Nichols for Linux and Open Source | July 26, 2014 -- 13:00 GMT (06:00 PDT)
Please note this is a slide show presentation, so click on the desktop icon to view. It seems more reviews are going the slide show routine.
 
Old 07-29-2014, 09:55 AM   #2
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It should be called "Six Clicks: The Major Desktop Environments" since it's just a list of the most popular and major DE's, and there isn't any type of comparative analysis to judge these as the "best."
 
Old 07-29-2014, 10:21 AM   #3
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Hi,

As I said in the OP, this is a slide show and the commenter choices of the best. Just a means to present video representations by the poster. No real direct comparison.

Hope this helps.
Have fun & enjoy!
 
Old 07-29-2014, 12:08 PM   #4
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The author doesn't even get his facts right: he says that KDE was the original desktop, when in fact version 1 of KDE came out in the same year as version 2 of Xfce. Much more useful are
http://xwinman.org/
http://www.renewablepcs.com/about-li...-gnome-or-xfce
 
Old 07-30-2014, 06:13 PM   #5
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The author doesn't even get his facts right
It's zdnet, did you really expect anything else?


He didn't even include xfce in his 6 choices of "the most important of these PC interfaces."

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