[linux-audio-user] suggested Window Manager good for audio?
mknecht at controlnet.com
Wed Feb 18 17:21:27 EST 2004
Kent, Gary wrote:
> Hope this isn't off topic for this list. Would someone be
> willing to suggest a Window Manager that would work well with a Linux
> audio box using the Planet CCRMA images? I have used the Gnome and KDE
> environments and just have come to feel that they are too bloated for
> what I'm trying to do.
> Does using a Window Manager instead of a full-blown desktop such
> as Gnome mean that I can have more audio processing power since I am
> giving up graphics overhead?
> I am trying out fvwm and it is pretty sparse, but was wondering
> what others might suggest as best for audio?
> Many thanks,
I won't say best, but I very much like fluxbox. Not bloated at all,
but does require a bit of tweaking in the menu and theme areas to make
it feel really good.
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