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Aewm is a minimalist window manager for X11. It has no nifty features, but is light on resources and extremely simple in appearance. It should eventually make a good reference implementation of the ICCCM. A few separate programs are included to handle running programs, switching between windows, etc.


Download version 1.3.12 (unstable)
released on 27 December 2007


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Leaders and contributors

Decklin Foster Maintainer

Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking,Developer,Support E-mail

Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite freetype/XFree86 4.0.1 or later
Weak prerequisite Lesstif headers
Weak prerequisite GTK 1.2

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 27 April 2015.


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