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Desktop GUI - Quick Clarification

Mar 12, 2009, 00:01 (0 Talkback[s])

"Lets Start with Xorg via gentoo documentation The project created and maintains a freely redistributable, open-source implementation of the X11 system. It is an open source X11-based desktop infrastructure.

"Xorg provides an interface between your hardware and the graphical software you want to run. Besides that, Xorg is also fully network-aware, meaning you are able to run an application on one system while viewing it on a different one.

"So in a nutshell, it allows you to have a Desktop Environment/Window Manager."

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