I made the updates to the post, please let me know if you have any
aditional comment, even if openbox in not a very active project is one of
the classic desktop enviroments in Linux and I think a good started guide
can help people to use it in fedora.
*William Moreno Reyes*
Colaborador Proyecto Fedora | Nicaragua
IRC: williamjmorenor Canales: #fedora-latam ; #fedora-ni
2017-10-24 7:21 GMT-06:00 Paul W. Frields <stickster(a)gmail.com>:
I did find out during my reading that openbox is basically
unmaintained now. You should definitely mention that in the article
up front. I don't think the Magazine should cover dead technology
without warning users.
On Mon, Oct 23, 2017 at 05:18:56PM -0400, Paul W. Frields wrote:
> Hi William,
> This was the exact problem I ran into, but it no longer seems to be a
> problem now. I tried on both F26 and F27 and now Openbox shows up for
> me on the GDM screen, *after* I kill GDM (or reboot). So you may want
> to advise about that, and then go ahead.
> Don't advise switching from GDM to LightDM, doesn't appear necessary.
> On Mon, Oct 23, 2017 at 12:03:21PM -0600, William Moreno wrote:
> > Hi Paul I have doble checked and the install instructions work fine
> > in Fedora Workstation do not show the entry for openbox after the
> > the Plasma sddm and light in the Mate spin show the option to login
> > openbox.
> > Do you think ins fine to provide the instruction to swich from GDM to
> > LightDM in the post?
> > *William Moreno Reyes*
> > Colaborador Proyecto Fedora | Nicaragua
> > IRC: williamjmorenor Canales: #fedora-latam ; #fedora-ni
> > https://fedoraproject.org/wiki/User:Williamjmorenor
> > 2017-10-19 6:45 GMT-06:00 Paul W. Frields <stickster(a)gmail.com>:
> > > Hi William,
> > >
> > > Are you able to work on that Openbox post over the weekend? We are
> > > hoping to publish it next week if you can help figure out the
> > > instructions to make it work properly on a fresh install.