[aclug-L] Re: Which X is your favorite
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i do not use either kde or gnome.
they slow down your system.
that kinda defeats one of the reasons for going to linux, speed!
depending on which machine i use either fvwm (not fvwm95), afterstep, or xfce.
xfce is my current favorite.
"James G." wrote:
> Nathan & Jenny wrote:
> > I was one of the new guys at the ACLUG meeting the other night. I'm just
> > getting started, toying around with RH 6.0.
> > Red Hat seems to prefer Gnome. What type of Windows is easiest to use?
> > Which one seems to be everyone's favorite?
> Gnome!!! It is very nice and configurable. You also have access to all KDE
> applications within Gnome (no need to keep switching Desktop Environments).
> > I've never played with the RPMs before, but I wouldn't know how to
> > uninstall Gnome and replace it with anything else. Are there any other
> > types of X on the RH 6.0 cd?
> Have X up and at the xterm prompt, type:
> > Is there a way to find out what IRQs are being used, and for what? It
> > would be nice to be able to deconflict my setserial commands instead of
> > being a total guesser.
> cat /proc/interrupts (to check IRQ's)
> chmod 0666 /dev/ttyS* (to access serial ports if needed)
> cu -l ttyS0 -s 115200 (substitute ttyS0, ttyS1, ttyS2, ttyS3 one
> at a time)
> at (if you get an "OK"
> response, the modem is on that line)
> > Nathan Cozzens
> > Learning Linux for relief.
Oh I've slipped the surly bonds of dos
and danced the skies on LINUX silvered wings.
- [aclug-L] Which X is your favorite, Nathan & Jenny, 1999/09/29
- [aclug-L] Re: Which X is your favorite, Jonathan Hall, 1999/09/29
- [aclug-L] Re: IRQs (Was: Which X is your favorite), Jonathan Hall, 1999/09/29
- [aclug-L] Re: Which X is your favorite, Tom Hull, 1999/09/29
- [aclug-L] Re: Which X is your favorite, James G., 1999/09/29
- [aclug-L] Re: Which X is your favorite,
- [aclug-L] Re: Which X is your favorite, Jeff, 1999/09/30
- [aclug-L] Re: Which X is your favorite, phrostie, 1999/09/30