[OpenIndiana-discuss] Userland questions?

Michael michaelsprivate at gmail.com
Tue Sep 21 14:11:29 UTC 2010

On Tue, Sep 21, 2010 at 4:02 PM, ken mays <maybird1776 at yahoo.com> wrote:
> Michael,
> The lite desktop environments like XFCE and LXDE are available through http://dlc.sun.com/osol and some in IPS.
> Officially, "The OpenSolaris Desktop is a secure and comprehensive enterprise desktop software solution for Solaris that combines the best of open source innovation from various communities such as GNOME, and Firefox."
> KDE 4.5.1 is available through the KDE4Solaris project IPS if you want an alternative "heavyweight" solution as well.

for the record, the repository URL is
http://solaris.bionicmutton.org:10000/; see
http://techbase.kde.org/Projects/KDE_on_Solaris/OpenSolaris for
instructions. I have been using KDE4 on Solaris exclusively for quite
some time now on both my workstation and my laptop, and can only
recommend it.

Michael Schuster

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