Re: metacity, vte

I would favor giving the user a choice of window managers. One manager 
could be the default. Perhaps a list of window managers could be 
displayed during startup, and when startup is finished the user could 
change to the one s/he likes best. Then save the ssion and continue.
On 22 
Sep 2002, Soeren Sandmann wrote:

> Havoc Pennington <hp redhat com> writes:
> > We need to sort out metacity and vte soon.
>         - metacity has an almost complete implementation of the
>           extended wm-spec from
>         - it uses gtk+ to draw its widgets
>         - it works well
>         - it uses gconf
>         - it seems to work reasonably well
>         - it is used by Sun and Red Hat, so metacity is what people
>           are going to see, whether likes it or not.
> So I think using metacity is a no-brainer.
> Søren
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