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What is qingy?
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[http://qingy.sourceforge.net/ Qingy] is a replacement for getty. It is using DirectFB to provide a fast, nice GUI without the overhead of the X Windows System. It allows the user to log in and start the session of his choice (text console, gnome, kde, wmaker, ...).
 
[http://qingy.sourceforge.net/ Qingy] is a replacement for getty. It is using DirectFB to provide a fast, nice GUI without the overhead of the X Windows System. It allows the user to log in and start the session of his choice (text console, gnome, kde, wmaker, ...).
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=How to get qingy?=
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A PKGBUILD is available in AUR: [http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?do_Details=1&ID=3347 Link]
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Several extra themes are also available:
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[http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?do_Details=1&ID=3348 qingy-theme-arch]
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[http://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?do_Details=1&ID=5501 qingy-themes]

Revision as of 02:40, 19 October 2006


What is qingy?

Qingy is a replacement for getty. It is using DirectFB to provide a fast, nice GUI without the overhead of the X Windows System. It allows the user to log in and start the session of his choice (text console, gnome, kde, wmaker, ...).

How to get qingy?

A PKGBUILD is available in AUR: Link Several extra themes are also available: qingy-theme-arch qingy-themes