You can not select more than 25 topics Topics must start with a letter or number, can include dashes ('-') and can be up to 35 characters long.
 
 
 
Gliss e854dc017f idk i'm so stupid for it 11 months ago
st idk i'm so stupid for it 11 months ago
LICENSE Update 1 year ago
Makefile Initial commit 1 year ago
README.md Fix readme 1 year ago
bgsh Added scripts for background and screenshoting tool 1 year ago
config.def.h idk i'm so stupid for it 11 months ago
config.h idk i'm so stupid for it 11 months ago
config.mk Initial commit 1 year ago
drw.c Initial commit 1 year ago
drw.h Initial commit 1 year ago
dwm.1 Initial commit 1 year ago
dwm.c Added patch "autostart" 1 year ago
dwm.png Initial commit 1 year ago
screensh Added scripts for background and screenshoting tool 1 year ago
transient.c Initial commit 1 year ago
util.c Initial commit 1 year ago
util.h Initial commit 1 year ago
xinitrc Update xinitrc. Fixed lags. Enjoy! 1 year ago

README.md

alt text

dwm - dynamic window manager

dwm is an extremely fast, small, and dynamic window manager for X.

Requirements

In order to build dwm you need the Xlib header files. Requiered packages for scripts(bgsh & screensh): maim, xorg-xclip, feh.

Installation

Edit config.mk to match your local setup (dwm is installed into the /usr/local namespace by default).

Afterwards enter the following command to build and install dwm (if necessary as root):

make clean install

Running dwm

Add the following line to your .xinitrc to start dwm using startx:

exec dwm

In order to connect dwm to a specific display, make sure that the DISPLAY environment variable is set correctly, e.g.:

DISPLAY=foo.bar:1 exec dwm

(This will start dwm on display :1 of the host foo.bar.)

In order to display status info in the bar, you can do something like this in your .xinitrc:

while xsetroot -name "`date` `uptime | sed 's/.*,//'`"
do
	sleep 1
done &
exec dwm

Configuration

The configuration of dwm is done by creating a custom config.h and (re)compiling the source code.