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Big Bash Of Light weight Desktop Managers openSUSE 12.2

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Big Bash of Light weight Desktop Managers is about pitting against each other the various DMs offered by openSUSE 12.2 . It involves taking each of the each of the desktops for a spin and checking out whether they are good enough for daily use. The desktop managers described here are managed by the community and not officially supported. The end of the article features a table which compares and rates these desktops.

Since I had already written about Cinnamon i am not covering it again. The following are the desktop managers we are going to take a look at in the rest of the article

Awesome
Enlightenment(E16)
Fluxbox
FVWM
IceWM
PekWM

I badly wanted to review Razor Qt / Razor Desktop too. But it currently suffers from "Razor Death" .Once we login the screen goes blank and I became it's latest victim Smile .

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