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Optimal desktop environment for OpenStack [closed]

asked 2014-11-07 18:42:35 -0500

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We are testing Fedora20 and Centos7 and wold like to try OpenStack. Will OpenStack run on XFCE4 or is Gnome the prefered desktop environment? thanks

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Closed for the following reason too subjective and argumentative by smaffulli
close date 2014-12-31 12:27:24.865867

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answered 2014-11-07 23:04:09 -0500

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It's pretty much depends on Video Adapters on your nodes. Gnome is nice , but not required.
I prefer Mate Desktop, it may be also set up on your VMs (Fedora 20) and works fine.
CentOS 7 VMs may also run Gnome 3.

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Thank you very much. Gnome3 on Centos takes a while to get configured and uses more memory. I notices a reference to Mate at this link: https://flexion.org/posts/2014-03-mem...

1885 gravatar image1885 ( 2014-11-08 07:26:54 -0500 )edit

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