IceWM 3.4 Released With Improved Keybindings Handling

Written by Michael Larabel in Desktop on 5 June 2023 at 05:31 AM EDT. 1 Comment
For fans of the lightweight IceWM X11 window manager, released on Sunday was IceWM 3.4 as the newest feature release.

The IceWM stacking window manager continues moving along to satisfy user use-cases and continuing on a path of offering extensive customization potential. With IceWM 3.4 when it comes to new features it's mostly in the way of improved keybindings. IceWM 3.4 now supports keybindings to shifted keys, literal Latin-1 characters, and support for all UTF-8 code points in keybindings.


IceWM 3.4 also has support for reparsing the keybindings on keyboard layout changes, man page updates, and various other fixes.

IceWM 3.4 downloads and more details on this open-source window manager via
Related News
About The Author
Michael Larabel

Michael Larabel is the principal author of and founded the site in 2004 with a focus on enriching the Linux hardware experience. Michael has written more than 20,000 articles covering the state of Linux hardware support, Linux performance, graphics drivers, and other topics. Michael is also the lead developer of the Phoronix Test Suite, Phoromatic, and automated benchmarking software. He can be followed via Twitter, LinkedIn, or contacted via

Popular News This Week