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Small Window Manager
Window manager for computers with little memory and small screens

SWM (the Small Window Manager) was written for small computers with very little memory and small screen sizes. It is designed to run on laptops (or even PDAs). You need a minimum of about 20K of diskspace. It is configured entirely at compile time.


Download version 1.3.4c (stable)
released on 24 June 2004


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LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterJanet Casey14 December 2000

Leaders and contributors

Robert Sperling Maintainer
Decklin Foster Contributor

Resources and communication

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

Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Weak prerequisite gnome-core
Required to use X11
Weak prerequisite stdlib-devel
Weak prerequisite rxvt

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 15 January 2017.


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