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Date:      Thu, 3 May 2018 11:36:05 +0700
From:      Victor Sudakov <vas@mpeks.tomsk.su>
To:        tech-lists <tech-lists@zyxst.net>
Cc:        freebsd-questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: Alternative to x11/gnome3 ?
Message-ID:  <20180503043605.GA49385@admin.sibptus.transneft.ru>
In-Reply-To: <042bf1a7-32fb-8bfa-16d1-9cbc54e19a61@zyxst.net>
References:  <20180429140256.GA8201@admin.sibptus.transneft.ru> <042bf1a7-32fb-8bfa-16d1-9cbc54e19a61@zyxst.net>

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tech-lists wrote:
> > 
> > What alternative to x11/gnome3 can you advise? 
> > 
> > I would like a more lightweight desktop environment, however it MUST
> > support switching between GUI users without logging out (like 
> > Ubuntu or Windows).
> > 
> > I tried Mate but it does not seem to be able to switch between users
> > without logging out (at least the display manager Mate comes with
> > cannot do that).
> > 
> > Thanks in advance for any input.
> > 
> 
> I use xdm with xfce4 for this.

Could you please tell more about it. What packages you had to install
besides x11/xfce, how you configured xdm and xfce4 to support user
switching, how you start xfce4.

Thank you in advance.

-- 
Victor Sudakov,  VAS4-RIPE, VAS47-RIPN
AS43859



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