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[http://evilwm.sourceforge.net/ EvilWM] is an extremely light window manager. It does not support window decorations or icons and uses keyboard shortcuts to access xterms in order to run applications from the command line.
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[http://evilwm.sourceforge.net/ evilwm] is an extremely light window manager. It does not support window decorations or icons and uses keyboard shortcuts to access xterms in order to run applications from the command line.
  
Figure 6.6a shows a screenshot of EvilWM running on PC-BSD 9.1.  
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Figure 6.6a shows a screenshot of evilwm running on PC-BSD 9.1.  
  
'''Figure 6.6a: EvilWM Running on PC-BSD'''
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'''Figure 6.6a: evilwm Running on PC-BSD'''
  
 
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To open an xterm, use Ctrl+Alt+Enter. The keyboard shortcuts for manipulating windows are listed [http://www.6809.org.uk/evilwm/usage.shtml here].
 
To open an xterm, use Ctrl+Alt+Enter. The keyboard shortcuts for manipulating windows are listed [http://www.6809.org.uk/evilwm/usage.shtml here].
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To exit evilwm and return to the login screen, type '''killall evilwm''' within an xterm.
  
 
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Revision as of 05:50, 14 June 2012

(Sorry for the inconvenience)

evilwm is an extremely light window manager. It does not support window decorations or icons and uses keyboard shortcuts to access xterms in order to run applications from the command line.

Figure 6.6a shows a screenshot of evilwm running on PC-BSD 9.1.

Figure 6.6a: evilwm Running on PC-BSD

Evilwm.png

Notice that there aren't any icons, a system tray, or an application panel.

To open an xterm, use Ctrl+Alt+Enter. The keyboard shortcuts for manipulating windows are listed here.

To exit evilwm and return to the login screen, type killall evilwm within an xterm.

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