How X works / lightest Window Manager

John Tapsell johnflux at
Tue Sep 29 05:39:36 PDT 2009

2009/9/29 Lucas Mocellin <lucasmocellin at>:
> Hi,
> thanks for the answers,
> I'm sorry to not being clear, let's try again.
> the LiveCD customization must be 2 main things, secure and light:
> defining light: it is supposed to run in most available (old and new)
> hardware - at least 256MB.
> defining secure: I will show the Window Manager with an GUI on it, this GUI
> will open the Firefox.

Why bother with a window manager at all then?

Just run firefox and your gui bare, directly on X.

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