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Matchbox provides a lightweight, flexible base user environment for X11 applications on non-desktop embedded platforms. It includes a PDA-style "stacking" Window Manager, a panel and applets, a PDA "desktop" launcher, and more.

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Recent releases

  •  10 Mar 2006 23:43

    Release Notes: This release adds improvements to themeing, a maemo-related tweak, and various other minor enhancements throughout.

    •  24 Jan 2005 15:26

      Release Notes: This released adds a few extras that were missing in 0.9, such as improved themes, a slightly improved overall appearance, and other minor fixes and improvements.

      •  04 Jan 2005 17:26

        Release Notes: This release focuses on lower memory usage throughout the various matchbox utilities.

        •  30 Sep 2004 17:53

          Release Notes: This release features a number of minor bugfixes, performance optimisations, and a new -force_dialogs option.

          •  23 Aug 2004 14:36

            Release Notes: This release features ARGB window support, improved dialog handling, and various other minor feature improvements and bugfixes.


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