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Month: June 2015

Re: [trinity-users] What is WRONG With TDE PClinuxOS???

From: Felix Miata <mrmazda@...>
Date: Sun, 07 Jun 2015 07:54:42 -0400
Michele Calgaro composed on 2015-06-07 20:21 (UTC+0900):

> Felix Miata wrote:

>> IceWM is a DE.

> Not to be fussy, but IceWM is *not* a DE, it is a Window Manager
> (that's what WM stands for, after all). The main role of a WM is to
> handle window visualization, in case of TDE it is done by twin. So it
> is perfectly possible to run a DE using a WM different from the
> "default" one.

A DE incorporates a WM, being that all are dependant on one as its foundation
if they aren't one exclusively, just not a simple one like IceWM, TWM and
other bare bones kin. There's no way to say Gnome, KDE, Cinammon or TDE are
not both DE and WM.
"The wise are known for their understanding, and pleasant
words are persuasive." Proverbs 16:21 (New Living Translation)

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