I’m pretty happy with my current Linux desktop environment - I’m running Arch Linux, which is a barebones, simplicity-first do-it-all-yourself distribution. I’m using the absolutely amazing i3 tiling window manager, and I just recently switched to a fairly hacked-on version of the st terminal emulator, which is basically as stripped-down and simple as terminal emulators get.
I’ve got two versions of
st compiled and sitting in
/usr/bin - one with the
dark version of the Solarized color
scheme, and one with the light version. I’ve got a couple of scripts that I
wrote to easily switch between those two, which I do based on the whims of my