clueless GNOME bashing (was Re: [rescue] Mozilla Firefox)

Dave McGuire mcguire at
Wed Apr 28 02:45:50 CDT 2004

On Apr 28, 2004, at 3:37 AM, Torquil MacCorkle, III wrote:
>> Long live WindowMaker, BlackBox, and fvwm2, with Xaw3d underneath.
> I used to use Windowmaker 4-5 years ago, then blackbox and IceWM (a bit
> windows-ish with the pull up menu in the lower left hand corner) for a 
> few
> years, but it is a hair *too* lightweight, if that is possible, 
> recently I
> tried fvwm2 and really like it.

   Fvwm has been around for _ages_.  It's quite nice, and for a long 
time it was the lightest-weight window manager around, second possibly 
only to twm, or possibly "wm" under X10 (if anybody else remembers 

   Fvwm kicks ass.


Dave McGuire          "PC users only know two 'solutions'...
Cape Coral, FL          reboot and upgrade."    -Jonathan Patschke

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