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Wingo is a fully featured true hybrid window manager that supports per-monitor workspaces, and neither the floating or tiling modes are after thoughts. This allows one to have tiling on one workspace while floating on the other. Wingo can be scripted with its own command language, is completely themeable, and supports user defined hooks. Wingo is written in Go and has no runtime dependencies.
 
Wingo is a fully featured true hybrid window manager that supports per-monitor workspaces, and neither the floating or tiling modes are after thoughts. This allows one to have tiling on one workspace while floating on the other. Wingo can be scripted with its own command language, is completely themeable, and supports user defined hooks. Wingo is written in Go and has no runtime dependencies.
  
 
The development version can be installed from the {{AUR|wingo-git}} package.
 
The development version can be installed from the {{AUR|wingo-git}} package.
  
==Installing==
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== Installation ==
Wingo can be installed either from the {{AUR|wingo-git}} package or manually.
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Wingo can be installed either from the {{AUR|wingo-git}} package in [[AUR]].
  
==Run Wingo==
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== Configuration ==
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After installing Wingo the configuration files needs to be created with the {{Ic|wingo --write-config}} command.
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== Run Wingo ==
  
 
===Without a login manager===
 
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To start wingo from a login manager, see [[Display manager|this article]].
 
To start wingo from a login manager, see [[Display manager|this article]].
 
==Configuring==
 
 
After installing Wingo the configuration files needs to be created with the {{Ic|wingo --write-config}} command.
 
  
 
==See also==
 
==See also==

Revision as of 09:34, 7 June 2014

Wingo is a fully featured true hybrid window manager that supports per-monitor workspaces, and neither the floating or tiling modes are after thoughts. This allows one to have tiling on one workspace while floating on the other. Wingo can be scripted with its own command language, is completely themeable, and supports user defined hooks. Wingo is written in Go and has no runtime dependencies.

The development version can be installed from the wingo-gitAUR package.

Installation

Wingo can be installed either from the wingo-gitAUR package in AUR.

Configuration

After installing Wingo the configuration files needs to be created with the wingo --write-config command.

Run Wingo

Without a login manager

To run wingo without a login manager, simply add exec wingo to the startup script of your choice (e.g. ~/.xinitrc.)

See xinitrc for details, such as preserving the logind session.

You can also start wingo as preferred user without even logging in. See Start X at Login.

With a login manager

To start wingo from a login manager, see this article.

See also