[linux-audio-user] suggested Window Manager good for audio?

RTaylor ricktaylor at speakeasy.net
Thu Feb 19 11:28:36 EST 2004


Kai Vehmanen <kai.vehmanen at wakkanet.fi> wrote:
> On Wed, 18 Feb 2004, RTaylor wrote:

> >  Windowmaker {gnustep, musickit, etc is pretty nice as well.}
> > 
> > http://www.windowmaker.org/
> > http://www.gnustep.org/
> > http://www.musickit.org/
> 
> ++votes. I nowadays use Windowmaker on all my Linux machines. Lots of 
> pros:
> 
> - very simple and usable user-interface; easy to learn
> - mature and stable; I haven't needed to upgrade in years
>   because of bugs and/or missing features in wmaker
> - does not get in your way; one process (wmaker) - with relatively
>   small footprint - that only runs when it is needed (very good
>   from audio use POV)
> - is intuitive enough so that other people, not used to wmaker, are
>   able to do basic tasks on my machines

  - Runs very nicely in Cygwin. :}
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