OSNews: Xfce 4.2--The Future is Now!
Nov 27, 2004, 09:00 (5 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Neven Bijelic)
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"No doubt, all of you have heard of Xfce and those who haven't
will hear about it soon anyway. I remember trying out Xfce for the
first time back on SuSE 9.0. I am not sure if it came with the
distrobution or if I downloaded it. At the time 9.0 came out I
remember thinking to myself 'nice, good potential, could be
eyecandy, fast...' but I still logged into KDE upon booting. Sure I
tried Gnome but somehow for a windows-commer KDE was more user
friendly at the time.
"XFce, click for a larger view I was a happy SuSE 9.1 user when
Xfce 4.2Beta2 (at the time of writing this article the latest 4.2
release is Xfce 4.2RC1, which I am using) came out, and I decided
to give it a go..."