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Offline viniosity

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I'm debating whether to replace xfce with lxqt but would like to hear if anyone's tried this and, if so, how they feel lxqt is compared to their xfce setup?

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Re: Has anyone moved over to LXQT from XFCE? What do you think?
« Reply #1 on: 2014/08/24, 01:27:40 »
why should one do so - the best way to test lxqt is the usage of our dev-release.

maybe a good idea is just to install the lxqt packages (qt4 or qt5) - but to be true, i would wait until the 0.8 is released and basicly tested. in that case i think i would use the Qt 5 Packages. But thats only my personal opinion and has nothing to do with beeing part of the LXQt Team 8)
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Re: Has anyone moved over to LXQT from XFCE? What do you think?
« Reply #2 on: 2014/08/29, 07:14:42 »
This is my first post here.  I just discovered LXQT from some Linux Mags.  I installed it over an Arch Distro on a Cubox -i4 recently and yesterday downloaded Siduction to make sure I built up LXQT somewhat correctly as I had a couple issues.


Boy do I like the implementation of LXQT on Siduction.  I'm a long time user of LXDE (when I have an underpowered or older computer).  At first I felt LXQT was a bit buggy although I feel it was my build over Arch.  I went back and recompiled a couple packages and now I'm pretty happy.


Someone gave me an old laptop yesterday and I've been playing with Siduction and LXQT so far.  I like it.  It's an older Core 2 Intel Duo 1.8 Ghz. with 3 GB of Ram and it seems pretty zippy on this older hardware.


I think LXQT might be the future in lightweight desktops.  In my opinion the only ones I liked before were LXDE and XFCE.