EXWM: Turning Emacs Into An X Window Manager
Written by Michael Larabel in X.Org on 4 August 2015 at 08:35 PM EDT. 13 Comments
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Emacs is known to be a fully-customizable text-editor that can yield crazy abilities from playing games to emulating vi/vim to being an "OS inside an OS" with Emacs Lisp. The latest feature for Emacs is serving as an X Window Manager.

With EXWM, Emacs can be turned into a full-featured, tiling X window manager... Yes, really.


Courtesy of EXWM.


If you want to learn more about this toy EXWM project, see the GitHub project page and the project wiki.
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