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MWM

Section: LessTif Manuals (1x)
Updated: MARCH 2002
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NAME

mwm - The M*tif Window Manager  

SYNOPSIS

mwm [-toolkitoption ...] [-debug] [-xrm resourcestring ] [-multiscreen] [-name name ] [-screens [name [name [...]] ] [-version] [-V]  

DESCRIPTION

mwm is a window manager that adheres largely to the Motif mwm specification.  

OPTIONS

In addition to the standard X Toolkit command line options (see X(1)), mwm accepts the following options:
-xrm resourcestring
Set resource
-display display
Specifies display to be used
-debug
Enable debugging. This includes synchronous sending of requests to the X server.
-multiscreen
Use multiple screens.
-name name
Make mwm retrieve its resources using the given name
-screens [name [name [...]]
Manage multiple screens. Not yet supported
-version
Print version information to stderr.

 

FILES

/etc/X11/mwm/system.mwmrc
The system wide configuration file. See mwmrc(5) for further details.
~/.mwmrc
Per user configuration file. See mwmrc(5) for further details.
 

X Resources

mwm supports a number of resources. It departs from the Motif mwm specification in that all window decorations have separate resources.

The resources are documented in the app defaults file for mwm, usr/X11R6/lib/X11/app-defaults/Mwm .

 

COPYING

See the file COPYING which accompanies this distribution of mwm.

 

AUTHORS

The LessTif project, http://www.lesstif.org/. This manpage was put together by Ray Dassen <jdassen@debian.org>.  

SEE ALSO

lesstif(1x) X(1), mwmrc(5)


 

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NAME
SYNOPSIS
DESCRIPTION
OPTIONS
FILES
X Resources
COPYING
AUTHORS
SEE ALSO




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