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July 2012

Subtle Window Manager

Posted: 2012-07-04

I’m a longterm XMonad user, and still love it. I even improved my (very weak) Haskell skills writing its configuration file.

But recently, I’ve decided to try another window manager, just for fun. This time, it’s subtle. No, that’s really the name of the WM, subtle. It’s written in C and extended via Ruby, so I know my around a little better on this one, being an avid Ruby coder. There’s two main reasons to deviate from XMonad: