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Link to this post 17 May 09

List some of you favourite desktop applications (GUI).

For me:
firefox
thunderbird
midori (like it because it's lightweight)
gnome do
terminator (terminal with tabs)
guake (Quake console-like terminal)
thunar (I prefer it over nautilus, the default in gnome)
pidgin
dropbox
qualculate! - scientific calculator
geany
parcellite (clipboard manager)
deluge (BitTorrent application)

Link to this post 18 May 09

Most often I use:
Firefox
Konqueror
geany
quassel (irc)
amarok
kopete
ktorrent
dolphin (file manager)
K3B
Dragon Player
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but konsole is more useful in lots of needs

Link to this post 18 May 09

Exaile
VLC
GIMP

Link to this post 18 May 09

Konqueror
Firefox
KMail
Kopete
K3b
VLC
Quassel IRC
KTorrent
OpenOffice.org
Amarok
GIMP
Okular
Gwenview
digiKam
Kdenlive
KStars

Link to this post 18 May 09

here's my short list (i didn't include command line applications, because they don't classify as a desktop applications, which for me means graphical application) :

* gimp
* gpodder
* kate
* konqueror
* urxvt

Link to this post 18 May 09

My short list is:

Firefox
Thunderbird
Konsole
Konqueror
Kedit
Gkrellm
GIMP
KolourPaint
Kompozer
Klipper
Amarok
K3b

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