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View Poll Results: What Window Manager do you prefer??
Kwin (Default for KDE) 2 50.00%
Metacity (Default for GNOME) 0 0%
FVWM 0 0%
IceWM 0 0%
AfterStep 1 25.00%
Enlightenment 0 0%
Sawfish 0 0%
other 0 0%
I still don't know what a Window Manager is 1 25.00%
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Old 03. Nov 2009, 05:26 AM   #21 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by bk_7312 View Post
Gnome seems to have a better way of arranging things three different categories instead of a start menu (which seems much neater but I still find it a bit awkward to use).
After playing around with these two DE, I found that you can make KDE look like the default Gnome look and also Gnome can be made to look like the default KDE look!

Making Gnome look like KDE was pretty easy but making KDE look like Gnome was harder considering that I don't know how to make KDE show 'Applications', 'Places' and 'System' instead of icons. One way is to make icons that spells 'Applications', 'Places' and 'System' but that's not easy for me to do and it's time consuming.

Anyway, the point here is that user interface can easily be customized given the time. The real value of a DE/WM isn't the user interface as debtboy had said.
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Old 03. Nov 2009, 05:33 PM   #22 (permalink)
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Though not perfect, looks like Gnome is a better choice for me after briefly trying KDE.
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