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[http://awesome.naquadah.org/ Awesome] is a highly configurable and fast window manager that is primarly targeted at power users who want to have fine-grained control over their graphical environment.
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[http://awesome.naquadah.org/ Awesome] is a highly configurable and fast window manager that is primarily targeted at power users who prefer to use the command line within their graphical environment.
  
Figure 5.5a shows a screenshot of Awesome running on PC-BSD 9.0:
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Figure 5.5a shows a screenshot of Awesome running on PC-BSD 9.0. The user has right-clicked the desktop in order to launch the awesome application manager.
  
 
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If you click awesome -> manual, the man page for awesome will open in a terminal. If you click awesome -> edit config, the awesome configuration file will open in the '''ee''' text editor. The numbers in the upper left corner represent virtual desktops. For example, you can have different terminals open in each virtual desktop.
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Update Manager, Wireless Configuration Manager, and Life Preserver are located in the system tray near the clock in the upper right corner. If you wish to access Control Panel type ''pc-controlpanel'' in a terminal.

Revision as of 13:20, 4 August 2011

(Sorry for the inconvenience)

Awesome is a highly configurable and fast window manager that is primarily targeted at power users who prefer to use the command line within their graphical environment.

Figure 5.5a shows a screenshot of Awesome running on PC-BSD 9.0. The user has right-clicked the desktop in order to launch the awesome application manager.

Figure 5.5a:

Awesome.png

If you click awesome -> manual, the man page for awesome will open in a terminal. If you click awesome -> edit config, the awesome configuration file will open in the ee text editor. The numbers in the upper left corner represent virtual desktops. For example, you can have different terminals open in each virtual desktop.

Update Manager, Wireless Configuration Manager, and Life Preserver are located in the system tray near the clock in the upper right corner. If you wish to access Control Panel type pc-controlpanel in a terminal.

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