Is Enlightenment a window manager?

Enlightenment is a desktop environment, but it’s disguised as a window manager. Its primary task is to help you arrange and manage windows, but it also ships with a file manager (called Fileman) and has options to use a network manager called ConnMan and its own terminal called Terminology.

Is Enlightenment based on Gnome?

Enlightenment includes functions to provide a graphical shell, and it can be used in conjunction with programs written for GNOME or KDE….Enlightenment (software)

Enlightenment E17, with former default theme Black&White and GTK+2 programs running using a GTK+2 port of the theme
Initial release 1997

Is Enlightenment desktop lightweight?

Enlightenment is an extremely lightweight window manager that has a huge amount of utility baked into it.

How do I install Enlightenment desktop environment?

Install the Enlightenment E20 Desktop

  1. The first step is to add the enlightement-git PPA (Personal Package Archive) in Ubuntu.
  2. Update the package lists with apt to download the list of available packages from Enlightenment PPA.
  3. The next step is to install Enlightenment E20 with apt: sudo apt-get install e20.

How do I start the Enlightenment window manager?

To start Enlightenment, select it on the list of window managers and log into your account: On first start, you will be asked to make a few configurations. First select a language from the ones installed on your machine: Then select a profile for your desktop environment.

What is Linux cinnamon?

Cinnamon is the principal desktop environment of the Linux Mint distribution and is available as an optional desktop for other Linux distributions and other Unix-like operating systems as well.

What is moksha desktop?

Moksha is a desktop environment created in 2014. It is a fork of Enlightenment 17 and it is currently used as default desktop environment in Ubuntu-based Bodhi Linux.

How do you install enlightenment on the arch?

Installing from a Special Repository

  1. Step 1: Download Meta Package. Download the files containing the required meta-information to install EFL from the AUR: git clone
  2. Step 2: Install Build Tools and Dependencies.
  3. Step 3: Make Package.
  4. Step 4: Install the package.