wmname - print/set the window manager name property

Property Value
Distribution Slackware 14.1
Repository Slackonly x86_64
Package filename wmname-0.1-x86_64-1_slack.txz
Package name wmname
Package version 0.1
Package release 1_slack
Package architecture x86_64
Package type txz
Homepage -
License -
Maintainer -
Download size 8.00 KB
Installed size 20.00 KB
wmname prints/sets the window manager name property of the root window
similar to how hostname(1) behaves. It is a nice utility to fix
problems with JDK versions and other broken programs assuming a
reparenting window manager for instance.


Package Version Architecture Repository
wmname-0.1-x86_64-1tjb.txz 0.1 x86_64 Salix
wmname-0.1-i486-1tjb.txz 0.1 i486 Salix
wmname-0.1-i486-1_slack.txz 0.1 i486 Slackonly
wmname - - -


Type URL
Mirror packages.slackonly.com
Binary Package wmname-0.1-x86_64-1_slack.txz
Source Package -

Install Howto

  1. Download wmname-0.1-x86_64-1_slack.txz
  2. Install wmname txz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new wmname-0.1-x86_64-1_slack.txz



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