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Status Not under consideration
Workspace IBM i
Created by Guest
Created on Aug 22, 2018

Add IceWM to the IBM i YUM repository

IceWM is a lightweight Windows Manager , ideal for VNC

Use Case:

With IceWM+VNC we could create a small footprint environment where we could run a small desktop with iACS, Firefox and some other IBM i tools, like a Terminal Server

Idea priority Medium
  • Guest
    Dec 18, 2020

    ..Unfortunately, IBM has no plans to deliver this in the near future.

  • Guest
    Aug 23, 2018

    I am curious how the desktop would be used? Given the cost of CPW and RAM on Power this would seem to be a very expensive desktop.

    Aaron Bartell