Tue Feb 5 12:16:00 GMT 2002
blackbox-0.62.0 (even compiled it from source on cygwin current code)
and it works like a dream.
oh, you may need some additionals like gtk and gnome stuff but there's a
site that specifie's notes on how to get allot of the gnome libraries
and packages to compile on cygwin.
blackbox-0.62.0 works like a dream here! you can find it on
there are also several method of starting xfree86 under cygwin and i
strongly believe that this blackbox and gnome libraries should be
included on the cygwin-xfree site!
On Mon, 2002-02-04 at 14:25, Harold Hunt wrote:
> The list of Cygwin/XFree86 ports is at:
> Be sure to check out Eric Lassauge's extensive list of ports:
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > [mailto:email@example.com]On Behalf Of Sean LeBlanc
> > Sent: Monday, February 04, 2002 9:56 AM
> > To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> > Subject: Window manager?
> > I see in the FAQ that XFCE and vtwm are available as pre-compiled
> > binaries.
> > The FAQ doesn't mention where to get them, though. Also, I'm not really
> > familiar with these window managers (I run KDE on my FreeBSD box,
> > and GNOME
> > on my Linux box; I have limited exposure to some others like CDE, olwm and
> > blackbox), so are there any other window managers that people have as
> > favorites? I see there is a KDE-Cygwin project, but I haven't
> > installed that
> > yet - anyone have any experiences to share about KDE on Cygwin/XFree86? I
> > realize a window manager can be a religious issue, but I'm looking for
> > something a little more robust than twm, and easy to install...
> > TIA,
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