Why many distros have abandoned lxde or changed for lxqt?

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drooly
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Re: Why many distros have abandoned lxde or changed for lxqt?

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TBane wrote: Tue Aug 31, 2021 2:24 pmI don't think lxde is updated.
This simply isn't true. Please look at the first link in my signature.
edward
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Re: Why many distros have abandoned lxde or changed for lxqt?

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kmiller10 wrote: Wed Aug 25, 2021 7:58 am Today I wanted to install sparky linux lxde edition but realized that it won't be supported anymore after the current version. Looking for other distro with lxde, lubuntu changed it for lxqt, linux mint abandoned it. Is lxde not being updated?
Both Debian and Fedora offer their distros with the LXDE desktop.

https://cdimage.debian.org/debian-cd/cu ... iso-hybrid

https://spins.fedoraproject.org/lxde
Debian unstable/sid - LXDE
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Re: Why many distros have abandoned lxde or changed for lxqt?

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And PCLinuxOS offers LXDE in their software repositories.
Debian unstable/sid - LXDE
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Re: Why many distros have abandoned lxde or changed for lxqt?

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LXLE is LXDE-specific and is based on Ubuntu LTS. https://lxle.net
Debian unstable/sid - LXDE
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