Subject: Re: Is it safe to experiment with multiple X systems?
To: Paul Hoffman <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: David Brownlee <email@example.com>
Date: 01/04/2001 18:38:03
On Thu, 4 Jan 2001, Paul Hoffman wrote:
> Greetings again. I have a 1.5 system on which I have installed
> windowmaker. I was told it was faster than GNOME or KDE, and it seems
> to work fine for me. However, I want to check out the other systems
> and see what all the hype is about.
> Is it safe to install GNOME and KDE and windowmaker from pkgsrc on
> the same system, or are there known issues of them stepping on each
If any window managers conflict, pkgsrc should stop them from
installing. To my knowledge the only two are icewm and
icewm-gnome. I've had everything else installed on a single box
David/absolute -- www.netbsd.org: No hype required --