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Can I use i3 and Another WM?

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Re: Can I use i3 and Another WM?

#11 Post by KoO » Fri Oct 19, 2018 1:18 am

I have installed i3 on my laptop in MX 17.1 linux and yes all the keys are working.The install was done from Debian buster server. And most of my rice worked on first log on just need to do some minor tweaks.Won't be using i3 on MX anyways.
To me i3 is just better suited the Antix with its minimalistic ways..

:redface: p.s. The comment "it's already there" was referring to session chooser (not i3) Sorry Dolphin
AntiX 17.2 (4.18.7) i3 ,Windows8.1 , Intel Xeon E3-1241 v3 , 16gb HyperX , Samsung EVO 860 500 GB , Samsung EVO 860 500 GB , GTX 970
Lenovo T430 AntiX17.2 (4.18.7) i3 ,MX17 ,Windows8.1 , i5 +4000 , 8gb , Samsung EVO 860 500 GB , 1TB HGST

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