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|Short description=Window manager for X Window System
 
|Short description=Window manager for X Window System
 
|Full description=Window Maker is a fully configurable window manager for the X window system. Its features include: --ICCCM compliant --support for GNOME, GNUstep, and KDE --localization support (over 11 locales) --support for Motif and OPEN LOOK window hints --supports dockapps and rudimentary session management --can change all preferences and menus on-the-fly without having to restart the window manager --built-in icon dithering with support for 4bpp and 8bpp displays --application Dock (similar to NEXTSTEP/MacOS X Dock) that can be configured using drag and drop --workspace Dock (aka Clip/Fiend) which is a workspace specific Dock extender --good functionality vs. resource consumption ratio --configurable by GUI- no need to hand edit config files --supports multiple workspaces ("virtual desptops")
 
|Full description=Window Maker is a fully configurable window manager for the X window system. Its features include: --ICCCM compliant --support for GNOME, GNUstep, and KDE --localization support (over 11 locales) --support for Motif and OPEN LOOK window hints --supports dockapps and rudimentary session management --can change all preferences and menus on-the-fly without having to restart the window manager --built-in icon dithering with support for 4bpp and 8bpp displays --application Dock (similar to NEXTSTEP/MacOS X Dock) that can be configured using drag and drop --workspace Dock (aka Clip/Fiend) which is a workspace specific Dock extender --good functionality vs. resource consumption ratio --configurable by GUI- no need to hand edit config files --supports multiple workspaces ("virtual desptops")
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|Homepage URL=http://www.gnu.org/software/windowmaker/
 
|User level=none
 
|User level=none
|Status=Live
 
 
|Component programs=wmaker,WindowMaker,wxcopy,wxpaste,WPrefs,get-wraster-flags,get-wings-flags,get-wutil-flags,wdwrite,getstyle,setstyle,seticons,geticonset,wmsetbg,wsetfont
 
|Component programs=wmaker,WindowMaker,wxcopy,wxpaste,WPrefs,get-wraster-flags,get-wings-flags,get-wutil-flags,wdwrite,getstyle,setstyle,seticons,geticonset,wmsetbg,wsetfont
|Homepage URL=http://www.windowmaker.info/
 
|VCS checkout command=
 
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Computer languages=C
 
|Documentation note=User FAQ available in HTML format from http://www.windowmaker.org/faq.html; User guide available in HTML format from http://www.windowmaker.org/documentation-userguide.html
 
|Documentation note=User FAQ available in HTML format from http://www.windowmaker.org/faq.html; User guide available in HTML format from http://www.windowmaker.org/documentation-userguide.html
|Paid support=
 
 
|IRC help=irc://irc.windowmaker.org/WindowMaker
 
|IRC help=irc://irc.windowmaker.org/WindowMaker
|IRC general=
 
 
|IRC development=irc://irc.windowmaker.org/WindowMaker
 
|IRC development=irc://irc.windowmaker.org/WindowMaker
 
|Related projects=Larswm,Small_Window_Manager,GNUstep,xfce,Blackbox
 
|Related projects=Larswm,Small_Window_Manager,GNUstep,xfce,Blackbox
 
|Keywords=GUI,Gnome,desktop,x,window manager,configuration,GNUStep
 
|Keywords=GUI,Gnome,desktop,x,window manager,configuration,GNUStep
|Is GNU=y
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|Version identifier=0.95.3
|Last review by=Janet Casey
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|Version date=2012/05/16
|Last review date=2009-11-07
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|Version status=stable
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|Version download=http://windowmaker.org/pub/source/release/WindowMaker-0.95.3.tar.gz
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|Last review by=Arca0
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|Last review date=2012/09/22
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted by=Database conversion
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
 
|Submitted date=2011-04-01
|Version identifier=0.92.0
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|Is GNU=Yes
|Version date=2005-07-06
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|GNU package identifier=windowmaker
|Version status=beta
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|Version download=http://windowmaker.org/pub/source/release/WindowMaker-0.92.0.tar.gz
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|License verified date=2001-02-01
 
|License verified date=2001-02-01
|Version comment=0.92.0 beta released 2005-07-06
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{{Project license
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|License=GPLv2orlater
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|License verified by=arca0
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|License verified date=2012/09/22
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
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|Real name=Carlos Mafra
 
|Role=Maintainer
 
|Role=Maintainer
|Real name=None
 
|Email=
 
|Resource URL=
 
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{Person
 
{{Person
|Role=Contributor
 
 
|Real name=Agnieszka Czajkowska
 
|Real name=Agnieszka Czajkowska
|Email=
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|Role=Contributor
|Resource URL=
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}}
 
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{{Person
 
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|Real name=Joao Prado Maia
 
|Role=Contributor
 
|Role=Contributor
|Real name=Joao Prado Maia
 
|Email=
 
|Resource URL=
 
 
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{{Person
 
{{Person
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|Real name=Largo
 
|Role=Contributor
 
|Role=Contributor
|Real name=Largo
 
|Email=
 
|Resource URL=
 
 
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{{Person
 
{{Person
|Role=Contributor
 
 
|Real name=Lars Willemsens; see also for a complete list
 
|Real name=Lars Willemsens; see also for a complete list
|Email=
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|Role=Contributor
|Resource URL=http://www.windowmaker.org/people-contributors-0.html
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{{Person
 
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|Real name=Phillip Smith
 
|Role=Contributor
 
|Role=Contributor
|Real name=Phillip Smith
 
|Email=
 
|Resource URL=
 
 
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{{Person
 
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|Real name=d
 
|Role=Contributor
 
|Role=Contributor
|Real name=d
 
 
|Email=id@maliwan.org
 
|Email=id@maliwan.org
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{{Resource
 
{{Resource
 
|Resource audience=Developer
 
|Resource audience=Developer
|Resource kind=E-mail
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|Resource kind=Mailing List
 
|Resource URL=mailto:wm-dev@windowmaker.org
 
|Resource URL=mailto:wm-dev@windowmaker.org
 
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{{Resource
 
{{Resource
 
|Resource audience=Help,Support
 
|Resource audience=Help,Support
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|Resource kind=Mailing List
 
|Resource URL=mailto:wm-user@windowmaker.org
 
|Resource URL=mailto:wm-user@windowmaker.org
 
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{{Software category
 
{{Software category
|Interface=window-manager,x-window-system
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|Interface=x-window-system, window-manager
 
|Use=interface
 
|Use=interface
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{{Project license
 
|License=GPLv2
 
|License verified by=Janet Casey
 
|License verified date=2001-02-01
 
 
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|Prerequisite description=GNU gettext
 
|Prerequisite description=GNU gettext
 
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Latest revision as of 16:31, 28 September 2012

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Window Maker

http://www.gnu.org/software/windowmaker/
Window Maker is a fully configurable window manager for the X window system. Its features include: --ICCCM compliant --support for GNOME, GNUstep, and KDE --localization support (over 11 locales) --support for Motif and OPEN LOOK window hints --supports dockapps and rudimentary session management --can change all preferences and menus on-the-fly without having to restart the window manager --built-in icon dithering with support for 4bpp and 8bpp displays --application Dock (similar to NEXTSTEP/MacOS X Dock) that can be configured using drag and drop --workspace Dock (aka Clip/Fiend) which is a workspace specific Dock extender --good functionality vs. resource consumption ratio --configurable by GUI- no need to hand edit config files --supports multiple workspaces ("virtual desptops")

Documentation

User FAQ available in HTML format from http://www.windowmaker.org/faq.html; User guide available in HTML format from http://www.windowmaker.org/documentation-userguide.html

"IRC irc://irc.windowmaker.org/WindowMaker " IRC Help channel
irc://irc.windowmaker.org/WindowMaker
"IRC irc://irc.windowmaker.org/WindowMaker " IRC development channel
irc://irc.windowmaker.org/WindowMaker

Heckert gnu.small.png This is a GNU package:windowmaker

Download

Download External-link-icon.png version 0.95.3 (stable)
released on 16 May 2012

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Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
GPLv2orlaterarca022 September 2012



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
LargoContributor
Lars Willemsens; see also for a complete listContributor
Phillip SmithContributor
Carlos MafraMaintainer
"Email id@maliwan.org" d Contributor
Agnieszka CzajkowskaContributor
Joao Prado MaiaContributor


Resources and communication

Audience Resource type URI
Bug Tracking E-mail mailto:bugs@windowmaker.org
Developer Mailing List mailto:wm-dev@windowmaker.org
Help,Support Mailing List mailto:wm-user@windowmaker.org


Software prerequisites

Kind Description
Required to use libXpm
Weak prerequisite GNU gettext
Required to build libproplist
Required to build X development libraries
Required to use X11
Weak prerequisite libjpeg
Required to use libProplist
Weak prerequisite libXpm
Required to use libjpeg. libpng
Weak prerequisite libungif

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 22 September 2012.



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