Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 6th Aug 2012 00:00 UTC
X11, Window Managers We have some very good news for those of us with a love for the Common Desktop Environment. I'm a huge fan of CDE - I've even dedicated an article to it - so I'm excited about this. CDE has been released as open source under the LGPL, and can be downloaded as of today for Debian and Ubuntu. Motif will follow later.
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Colorful CDE
by wigry on Mon 6th Aug 2012 06:48 UTC
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I first used CDE on AIX workstation and really fell in love with the color themes. Specially the terminal like this one. Haven't found the color themes for other DE-s and now I finally have an opportunity to try it on Linux Absolutely beautiful for me ;)

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RE: Colorful CDE
by zima on Mon 6th Aug 2012 19:53 in reply to "Colorful CDE"
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Curiously, though I never used it, I still have this "that's a GUI for Real Work(tm)" perception ingrained in my mind ...maybe from ~films (non-horrible ones, WRT to depicting how computers looks like), or photos of scientific labs & experiments.

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RE: Colorful CDE
by judgen on Mon 6th Aug 2012 21:17 in reply to "Colorful CDE"
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If you like the colours, there is a GTK3 theme now out for integration with HP-UX

Edit: It also includes gtk2 theme.

Edited 2012-08-06 21:20 UTC

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RE: Colorful CDE
by wigry on Tue 7th Aug 2012 07:17 in reply to "Colorful CDE"
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Have used CDE on both AIX and Solöaris and I really didn't like the default color theme on Solaris but AIX was perfect. Specially the terminal colors. Have used above mentioned screenshot many times to pick the colors and make my terminals look the same.

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