How-to: Picking a desktop environment in Linux
Dec 03, 2012, 06:00 (0 Talkback[s])
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First things first: a desktop environment is an implementation of a graphical user interface commonly mimicking a physical desktop. Think about your grade school desktop on your computer screen, with folders, binders and notepaper and you'll get the idea. A desktop environment also encompasses a slew of other tools to assist you in graphical computing.