Package fvwm

Highly configurable multiple virtual desktop window manager

http://www.fvwm.org/

Fvwm is a window manager for X11. It is designed to
minimize memory consumption, provide a 3D look to window frames,
and implement a virtual desktop.

General Commands (Section 1)
fvwm
Fvwm is a window manager for X11. It is designed to minimize memory consumption, provide a 3D look to window frames, and a virtual desktop. Note that there are...
FvwmAnimate
The FvwmAnimate module animates iconification and de-iconification or on command. There are currently 6 different animation effects.
FvwmAuto
The FvwmAuto module is most often used to automatically raise focused windows.
FvwmBacker
The FvwmBacker module provides functionality to change the background when changing desktops. Any command can be executed to change the backgrounds. Actually...
FvwmBanner
FvwmBanner displays an Fvwm Logo in the center of the screen for 3 seconds.
fvwm-bug
fvwm-bug is a shell script to help the user compose and mail bug reports concerning fvwm in a standard format. fvwm-bug invokes the editor specified by the...
FvwmButtons
The FvwmButtons module provides a window of buttons which sits on the X terminal's root window. The user can press the buttons at any time, and trigger...
FvwmCommand
FvwmCommand lets you monitor fvwm transaction and issue fvwm command from a shell command line or scripts. FvwmCommand takes each argument as a fvwm command...
fvwm-config
fvwm-config is a shell script that provides an information about the fvwm version, installation directories, built-in paths and supported features.
FvwmConsole
FvwmConsole allows the user to type fvwm configuration commands interactively, and have them executed immediately. This tool is particularly useful for testing...
FvwmConsoleC.pl
FvwmConsoleC.pl offers editing capabilities while the user is entering the line. By default, the line editing commands are similar to those of emacs. It also...
fvwm-convert-2.4
fvwm-convert-2.4 converts an fvwm 2.2.x configuration file into an fvwm 2.4 compatible syntax. It is not suitable to convert older 1.x configuration files...
fvwm-convert-2.6
fvwm-convert-2.6 converts an fvwm 2.4.x configuration file into a fvwm 2.6 file with compatible syntax. It is not suitable to convert older 2.x configuration...
FvwmCpp
When fvwm executes the FvwmCpp module, FvwmCpp invokes the cpp pre-processor on the file specified in its invocation, then FvwmCpp causes fvwm to execute the...
FvwmDebug
This module persistently dumps all fvwm event details and optionally some other information into the standard error stream or a file, good for debugging...
FvwmDragWell
FvwmDragWell is a Xdnd drag well. The user sends the data and type to the drag well via a fvwm SendToModule command. The drag well indicates that it received...
FvwmEvent
The FvwmEvent module communicates with the fvwm window manager to bind actions to window manager events. Different actions may be assigned to distinct window...
FvwmForm
FvwmForm provides a mechanism to get user input and act accordingly. This is achieved by means of a form that the user can fill out, and from which the user can...
FvwmGtkDebug
This module monitors all fvwm event information and shows it nicely in the interactive gtk+ application. Good for debugging and educational purposes. Among the...
FvwmIconBox
The FvwmIconBox module provides an icon manager. The user can do operations, like iconify and de-iconify, for each icon shown in the module via mouse and...
FvwmIconMan
FvwmIconMan is an icon manager modeled after the TWM icon manager. The user may have multiple icon managers, each of which armed with a list of window types...
FvwmIdent
The FvwmIdent module prompts the user to select a target window, if the module was not launched from within a window context in Fvwm. After that, it pops up a...
FvwmM4
When fvwm executes the FvwmM4 module, FvwmM4 invokes the M4 pre-processor on the file specified in its invocation, then FvwmM4 causes fvwm to execute the...
fvwm-menu-desktop
This is a python script which parses XDG menus definitions to build corresponding fvwm menus.
fvwm-menu-directory
A perl script which provides an output to read in with PipeRead to build an fvwm menu containing a directory listing. Almost everything can be configured.
fvwm-menu-headlines
This configurable perl script builds an fvwm menu definition for headlines of popular news web sites: FreshMeat, Slashdot, LinuxToday, DaemonNews, GNOME-News...
fvwm-menu-xlock
A simple perl script which parses xlock's output to build an fvwm menu definition of all xlock's modes.
FvwmPager
The FvwmPager module shows a miniature view of the Fvwm desktops which are specified in the command line. This is a useful reminder of where your active windows...
FvwmPerl
This module is intended to extend fvwm commands with the perl scripting power. It enables to embed perl expressions in the fvwm config files and construct fvwm...
fvwm-perllib
Starting from fvwm-2.5.x versions there is a built-in support for creating fvwm modules in Perl. This fvwm-perllib utility provides help services for the Fvwm...
FvwmProxy
The FvwmProxy allows the user to locate and control windows obscured by other windows by using small non-overlapping proxy windows. The default capabilities...
FvwmRearrange
This module can be called to tile or cascade windows. When tiling the module attempts to tile windows on the current screen subject to certain constraints...
fvwm-root
fvwm-root reads the image file specified in the command line and displays it in the root window. The supported image formats are XBM, XPM, PNG and SVG if...
FvwmSave
When called, this module will attempt to save your current desktop layout into a file called new.xinitrc. Ideally, this file will look just like .xinitrc, but...
FvwmSaveDesk
When called, this module will attempt to save your current desktop layout as a definition of extra lines for the function InitFunction into the file .fvwm2desk...
FvwmScript
FvwmScript is a module which allows you to build many graphical applications such as desktop accessories, button panel with pop up menus, modal dialogs... At...
FvwmScroll
The FvwmScroll module prompts the user to select a target window, if the module was not launched from within a window context in Fvwm. After that, it adds...
FvwmTabs
The FvwmTabs module is capable of swallowing any fvwm window & treating it as a tab in a tab-manager window. A tab-manager is sometimes called a tabber. Each...
FvwmTaskBar
The FvwmTaskBar module provides a taskbar made up of buttons arranged by rows, each corresponding to a window that fvwm is managing. Clicking on first button...
FvwmTheme
FvwmTheme creates appearance resources that may be shared by fvwm and other modules. It reads an initial configuration and also reacts to configuration commands...
FvwmWharf
The FvwmWharf module is a free-floating application loader that can execute programs, "Swallow" running programs, and contain "Folders" of more applications...
FvwmWindowMenu
A substitute for fvwm builtin WindowList, but written in Perl and easy to customize. Unlike FvwmIconMan or FvwmWinList the module does not draw its own window...
FvwmWinList
The FvwmWinList module provides a window list made up of buttons, each corresponding to a window that fvwm is managing. Clicking on the buttons with any of the...