Desktop manager


Handles all the desktop related tasks and provides the necessary facilities.


DirectFB does application (window) switching by itself. It uses the fusion kernel module for it. Therefore no common window manager is necessary. Nevertheless a desktop manager is needed which acts as the glue between all the applications: login, filer, control panels, help and all other applications. The tasks of this desktop manager aren't clearly defined and have to be worked out. The following seems to be known so far: