Recommendations for lightweight Window Manager?

Rajinder Yadav at
Wed Nov 4 03:04:19 UTC 2009

waltdnes-SLHPyeZ9y/tg9hUCZPvPmw at wrote:
>   I got my shiny new toy (Acer AspireOne).  Right now, I have Knoppix
> running "dd" to back up Vista in case I ever need it.  I hope I don't.
> Let's just say Vista's "performance" on the machine is "rather
> liesurely".  After the backup finishes, Gentoo gets loaded.
>   The problem with emulating Vista's cuteness is that you also end up
> emulating Vista's slowness.  So forget about GNOME/KDE.  My current
> intention is to go with either Blackbox or Fluxbox as the WM.  Is
> anybody aware of a competitive alternative, and especially do you have
> experience with one?

you could take a look at:

Kind Regards,
Rajinder Yadav

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