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Linux Desktop Enviroments

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As many as there are, could somebody possibly make a list of some Desktop Environments in order from least to most memory usage (also whether or not they are still in use)? From what I found out on my own, Fluxbox uses little resources to run.
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Um...

High Resources:
KDE
GNOME

Medium-Low:
XFCE

Low:
Practically everything else.
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Um...

High Resources:
KDE
GNOME

Medium-Low:
XFCE

Low:
Practically everything else.
Pretty much.
WM that use little resorces (in no certain order)
Openbox
blackbox
fluxbox
pekwm
twm
evilwm
window maker
fvwm
mwm
enlightenment
icewm

list goes on and on.
My favorite two are Openbox and Enlightenment.
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