File managers

Keith Dart kdart at
Mon Jul 11 22:09:16 CEST 2005

On Mon, 11 Jul 2005, Auke Kok wrote:

> Keith Dart wrote:
>> Combined with the ROX file manager the XFCE really rocks. ;-) The ROX file
>> manager is the best graphical file manager I have ever used (and I think I
>> have tried them all). Frankly, I think the XFCE team should abandon xffm
>> and just help out with the ROX file manager.
> Xfce is about promoting choice and keeping things simple and clean.
> Also, the Xfce team has certain style in mind when designing applications.

Ok, that's cool. But just in case the OP or other lurkers are looking for 
a good, productive system I recommend XFCE plus ROX. :-) Also, throw in 
gkrellm, rxvt-unicode, OpenOffice,  and a subset of the gnome/gtk apps. 
That's pretty much my system.


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