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Linux Journal: Can't Get Enough Desktops!

Feb 12, 2004, 01:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Marcel Gagné)

[ Thanks to Marcel Gagné for this link. ]

Ah, François, I see you have decided to run Window Maker--excellent. It's a great window manager, and I think you'll enjoy it. Two weeks ago, you were running GNOME; last week it was KDE, and now it's Window Maker. I'm glad you took my advice and decided to try other desktop window managers. Choice, after all, is one of the great joys of running Linux.

"Quoi? Which one am I running? All of those and a half-dozen more, mon ami. François, I am not pulling your leg. My main desktop is KDE, but over here I have GNOME and over there XFCE, and in that virtual desktop, I have Window Maker. Furthermore, I have IceWM running in my Window Maker session. No, mon ami, it is not complicated at all, and I will show you how it is done as soon as our guests arrive. But they are already here! François! Vite! To the wine cellar. Given that today's menu is more dessert than meal, fetch the 2001 Niagara Peninsula Riesling ice wine and bring it back tout de suite...!"

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