File managers

Misu Moldovan dumol at
Tue Jul 12 14:37:37 CEST 2005

Keith Dart wrote:
> 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.

Terminal* is even more in tune with Xfce. And you might try the
Gnumeric/Abiword combo instead of OpenOffice, they are lighter and
faster, although Abiword lacks some of OO Writer's features.



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