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Comparison of X Window System desktop environments
also called Comparison of Linux desktop environments and has 2 more synonyms

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  1. Although there are some major issues with using some applications made for KDE on GNOME and vice versa, they are likely to be ironed out in the future

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  2. A desktop environment is a collection of software designed to give functionality and a certain look and feel to an operating system

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  3. This article applies to operating systems which are capable of running the X Window System such as Linux, BSD, and Mac OS X. Microsoft Windows is incapable of natively running the X Window system

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  4. however, third party X servers like Cygwin/X or Xming are available for Microsoft Windows which make the system capable of running the X Window system

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 2, 2009
  5. A desktop environment (DE) can be broken up into several components that function independently and interact with one another to provide the look and feel and functionality of the desktop environment

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