What is it?
herbstluftwm is a manual tiling window manager for X11 using Xlib and Glib. Its main features can be described with:
tags (or workspaces or virtual desktops or …) can be added/removed at runtime. Each tag contains an own layout
exactly one tag is viewed on each monitor. The tags are monitor independent (similar to xmonad)
How to get it?
Install it via the package manager, download tarballs, or clone the git repository:
git clone git://git.cs.fau.de/hlwm
How to use it?
You are welcome to join the IRC channel
For further bug reporting or patch submission contact the mailing list:
You can subscribe by sending a mail with the subject
email@example.com or by using the