evilwm - we sold our souls to the window manager

evilwm is a minimalist window manager for the X Window System. Some features:


Source code version 1.3.1, released 2021-07-30: evilwm-1.3.1.tar.gz. Other downloads.

Debian snapshot builds are available in the Apt repository.

Ubuntu snapshot builds are available in this PPA on Launchpad.

Git repository: git clone https://www.6809.org.uk/git/evilwm.git

NetBSD packages are available in pkgsrc.

The manual is available in these formats: PDF, HTML and plain text. See the installation guide for instructions on building from source and starting evilwm.

Notes for version 1.3

Finally, multi-monitor support when RandR >= 1.5 is present.

Fixes in version 1.3.1

For version change history, see the ChangeLog.

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License: evilwm was originally based on aewm, so it is distributed under the same terms. Check the manual for details. In short: free software, keep some notices intact.

Updated 30 Jul 2021