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[http://evilwm.sourceforge.net/ EvilWM] is an extremely light window manager. It does not support window decorations or icons, but does support keyboard shortcuts.
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{{citelink|url=http://evilwm.sourceforge.net/|txt=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®&nbsp;9.1.  
  
Figure 6.6a shows a screenshot of EvilWM running on PC-BSD 9.1.
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[[File:Evilwm.png|thumb|393px|'''Figure 6.6a: evilwm Running on PC-BSD®''']]
  
'''Figure 6.6a: EvilWM Running on PC-BSD'''
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Notice that there are no icons, nor is there a system tray, an application panel, or window buttons. An xterm has been opened using ''Ctrl''+''Alt''+''Enter'' and shows the output of the '''ps''' command.
  
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The keyboard shortcuts for manipulating windows are listed on {{citelink|url=http://www.6809.org.uk/evilwm/usage.shtml|txt=the evilwm site}}.
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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 23:54, 26 February 2013

(Sorry for the inconvenience)

evilwm[1] 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®

Notice that there are no icons, nor is there a system tray, an application panel, or window buttons. An xterm has been opened using Ctrl+Alt+Enter and shows the output of the ps command.

The keyboard shortcuts for manipulating windows are listed on the evilwm site[2].

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


References


  1. http://evilwm.sourceforge.net/
  2. http://www.6809.org.uk/evilwm/usage.shtml
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