Debian Desktop Etch

Debian GNU/Linux 4.0, codenamed Etch - has three ready to install desktop environments: Gnome (the default one), KDE and Xfce.

Under the hood

The packages that are common to all three Desktops :

Etch GNOME Desktop Etch

KDE Desktop Etch

Etch Xfce Desktop Etch

other desktops configurations are possible (twm, Window Maker, etc.). but you will have to install the package individually.

For more information about the package selection, please read the tasks (set of softwares) page.