Last updated on MARCH 08, 2017
Applies to:Linux OS - Version: Oracle Linux 5.0
Information in this document applies to any platform.
Common Desktop Environment (CDE), CDE is a desktop environment, based on the Motif toolkit. This is similar to how KDE is based on Qt or GNOME is based on the GTK+ toolkit/widget library. Motif is just the foundation to create graphical applications - it provides the basic functionality like menus, buttons, scroll bars, etc. It's up to you what kind of application you create with it.
In case you want use/test Motif by starting mwm windows manager on another display number, this is howto about it.
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