The xmonad package

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xmonad is a tiling window manager for X. Windows are arranged automatically to tile the screen without gaps or overlap, maximising screen use. All features of the window manager are accessible from the keyboard: a mouse is strictly optional. xmonad is written and extensible in Haskell. Custom layout algorithms, and other extensions, may be written by the user in config files. Layouts are applied dynamically, and different layouts may be used on each workspace. Xinerama is fully supported, allowing windows to be tiled on several screens.


Versions0.1, 0.2, 0.3, 0.4, 0.4.1, 0.5, 0.6, 0.7, 0.8, 0.8.1, 0.9, 0.9.1, 0.9.2, 0.10, 0.11, 0.11.1
Dependenciesbase, containers, directory, extensible-exceptions, filepath, mtl, process, QuickCheck (<2), random, unix, X11
AuthorSpencer Janssen
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UploadedTue Dec 28 00:59:09 UTC 2010 by AdamVogt
DistributionsDebian:0.11, Fedora:0.11, FreeBSD:0.11, NixOS:0.11
Downloads13418 total (484 in last 30 days)
StatusDocs not available [build log]
Successful builds reported [all 1 reports]



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