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Window Maker, an almost forgotten window manager

Apr 23, 2011, 11:03 (3 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to Barnaby for this link. ]

"With the big two desktop environments changing massively over the last few years and getting quite a bit heavier at the same time I thought I'd look again at another alternative that's been a staple in the area of window managers since release in 1997 - Window Maker.

"Initially it was WindowMaker by the way, but due to a naming conflict this had to be changed. It is designed to emulate the look and feel of the NeXTstep GUI, an object-oriented, multitasking operating system developed by NeXT Computer to run on its range of proprietary workstation computers."

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