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http://nathanhowell.net/ has a nice post describing a new xmonad layout for  the gimp. Read the full story. Advertisements


xmonad on eee

08Mar09

Matt Gruskin put together some screenshots of xmonad on the eee 1000, Note the use of a tabbed layout, and the prompt extension. See   the full set of shots here


Miles Sabin wrote an interesting post on the xmonad mailing list about a layout that would have xmonad work as a sliding block puzzle. Intriguing!


Sometimes people wonder how a very window-heavy/interactive app like gimp will work under a tiling window manager. The answer is: just fine. In xmonad, at least, the default rule is to float gimp into the floating layer, with optional tiling as you need it. Here’s a quick demo of using gimp under xmonad, so you […]


A great post on the why you would want to use xmonad from Jesse Andrews: Getting Tiled with XMonad. A choice quote: XMonad has defeated all other desktop environments Enjoy!


A new xmonad layout has been added to xmonad-contrib, by Luis Cabellos. The “cross layout” has a main window in the center of the screen and the rest on the sides of main window, as a cross configuration. It’s similar layout to Circle, but in Cross the focused window always is on top and in […]


XMonad.Actions.CycleWindows by Wirt Wolff Provides bindings to cycle windows up or down on the current workspace stack while maintaining focus in place. Bindings are available to: Cycle nearby or nth windows into the focused frame Cycle a window halfway around the stack Cycle windows through the focused position. Cycle unfocused windows. These bindings are especially […]