Ratpoison/9.2

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(Sorry for the inconvenience)

Ratpoison[1] is a simple window manager with no fat library dependencies, no fancy graphics, and no window decorations.

Figure 6.12a provides a screenshot of Ratpoison running on a PC-BSD® system:

Figure 6.12a: Ratpoison on a PC-BSD® System

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Ratpoision uses keyboard shortcuts. To view the shortcuts, press Ctrl-t then ?. To leave this help screen, press enter.

To open an xterm, press Ctrl-t then c. Type exit to close the xterm. Type killall ratpoison with an xterm to leave Ratpoison and return to the login screen.

The Ratpoison wiki[2] contains an FAQ and tips for setting keyboard shortcuts.

References


  1. http://www.nongnu.org/ratpoison/
  2. http://ratpoison.wxcvbn.org/cgi-bin/wiki.pl