CLFSWM AlternativesWindow Managers and other similar apps like CLFSWM
awesome is a highly configurable, next generation framework window manager for X. It is very fast, extensible and licensed under the GNU GPLv2 license.
- - awesome is the most popular Linux alternative to CLFSWM.
- - awesome is the most popular Open Source & free alternative to CLFSWM.
A full-featured, hackable tiling window manager written and configured in Python.Suggest and vote on features
xmonad is a dynamically tiling X11 window manager that is written and configured in Haskell. In a normal WM, you spend half your time aligning and searching for windows. xmonad makes work easier, by automating this.
- - Xmonad is the most popular Mac alternative to CLFSWM.
KWin is a window manager for the X Window System, and is in the process of becoming a Wayland compositor. It is an integral part, and the default window manager of the Plasma Workspaces, but it can also be used on its own or with other desktop environments.Suggest and vote on features
Sawfish is an extensible window manager using a Lisp-based scripting language. Its policy is very minimal compared to most window managers. Its aim is simply to manage windows in the most flexible and attractive manner possible.Suggest and vote on features
- Support for scriptingSawfish supports scripts and macros to automate or customize tasks.
PyTyle is an extremely versatile and extensible tiling manager that is meant to be used on top of EWMH window managers. Its feature set was modeled after the basic tiling features of XMonad.
StumpWM is a tiling, keyboard driven X11 Window Manager written and scriptable in Common Lisp. StumpWM attempts to be customizable yet visually minimal. There are no window decorations, no icons, and no buttons.Suggest and vote on features
Xlambda is an X window manager that is extensible in Guile.Suggest and vote on features
- Extensible by Plugins/ExtensionsXlambda can be extended with add-ons, plugins and extensions.
subtle is a manual tiling window manager with a rather uncommon approach of tiling: Instead of relying on predefined layouts, subtle divides the screen into a grid with customizeable slots (called gravities).Suggest and vote on features
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