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Re: [SLE] Sometimes Linux makes me crazy.
  • From: Susemail <susemail@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Fri, 25 Feb 2005 21:08:38 -1000
  • Message-id: <200502252108.38890.susemail@xxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Friday 25 February 2005 13:34, Kastus wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 25, 2005 at 02:17:48PM -0800, Christopher Carlen wrote:
> > Too bad they didn't build the Mac OS X on X Window System. Just think
> > of the synergy if all Linux X apps could run directly on that, and Apple
> > software on Linux PCs.
>
> I would disagree on that. Aqua is much more polished than X11.
> But if you need to run an X11 app on Mac OSX, you can easily do it.
> Apple provides its own X11 based on XFree 4.3, you can also choose
> OroborosX, or Xorg through Fink. I quite often run X11 apps from
> SUSE 9.2 box with display on iBook.
>
> > I'm hooked on multiple desktops, CLI (when it is the better tool, not
> > because I have to fix some quirky problem), and the fact that it's not
> > MS.
>
> I don't know how to do multiple desktops in Aqua, but Expose compensates
> for that lack. Apple's Terminal is nice.
>
> > Maybe I'll try a Mac next time I'm in the market for a new PC.
>
> Believe me, you won't regret.
>
> Regards, -Kastus

I use CodeTek VirtualDesktop.
Jerome

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