./wm/herbstluftwm, Manual tiling window manager for X11 using Xlib and Glib

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Branch: pkgsrc-2020Q2, Version: 0.8.3, Package name: herbstluftwm-0.8.3, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

herbstluftwm is a manual tiling window manager for X11 using Xlib and Glib.

Its main features can be described with:

- The layout is based on splitting frames into subframes which can be
split again or can be filled with windows (similar to i3 or musca)

- Tags (or workspaces, or virtual desktops) can be added/removed at
runtime. Each tag contains an own layout

- Exactly one tag is viewed on each monitor. The tags are monitor
independent (similar to xmonad)

- It is configured at runtime via IPC calls from herbstclient. So the
configuration file is just a script which is run on startup. (Similar
to wmii or musca)

Required to run:
[x11/liboldXrandr] [devel/glib2]

Required to build:

Master sites:

SHA1: 0b284d3ce68a558029435789294e5875e051d1d6
RMD160: 15421fde20106a147c46af464ec6e7004fcb6402
Filesize: 370.168 KB

Version history: (Expand)