wmname - print/set the window manager name property

Property Value
Distribution Slackware 14.2
Repository Slackonly i486
Package name wmname
Package version 0.1
Package release 1_slonly
Package architecture i586
Package type txz
Installed size 20.00 KB
Download size 8.00 KB
Official Mirror packages.slackonly.com
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-i586-2tjb.txz 0.1 i586 Salix
wmname-0.1-x86_64-2tjb.txz 0.1 x86_64 Salix
wmname-0.1-x86_64-1_slonly.txz 0.1 x86_64 Slackonly
wmname - - -


Type URL
Binary Package wmname-0.1-i586-1_slonly.txz
Source Package unknown

Install Howto

  1. Download wmname-0.1-i586-1_slonly.txz
  2. Install wmname txz package:
    # upgradepkg --install-new wmname-0.1-i586-1_slonly.txz



See Also

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wmphoto+-1.1.1-i586-1_slonly.txz image viewing dockapp for windowmaker
wmpinboard-1.0.1-i586-1_slonly.txz dock application
wmpower-0.5.1-i586-1_slonly.txz Window Maker laptop power management dockable application
wmquake-1.1-i586-2_slonly.txz Quake DockApp
wmsm.app-0.2.1-i586-1_slonly.txz Window Maker system monitor dockable application
wmswallow-0.6.1-i586-1_slonly.txz app docker
wmsystemtray-1.4-i586-1_slonly.txz A system tray as a Window Maker dock app
wmtime-1.0b2-i586-3_slonly.txz time dockapp for WindowMaker
wmtimer-2.92-i586-2_slonly.txz Timer DockApp
wmtop-0.84-i586-1_slonly.txz Window Maker processes monitor application
wmudmount-2.2-i586-1_slonly.txz file system mounter, windowmaker dockapp
wmusic-1.5.0-i586-2_slonly.txz XMMS Remote Control DockApp