|X display to manage|
|Config file to use instead of default|
|On X servers with multiple screens, manage only default screen, not all.|
|-help||Show help on command line options|
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These are the default keybindings. Mod1 depends on your system. On PC:s with XFree86 it is probably bound to the left alt key (Alt_L). On Suns it is usually bound to the diamond keys (Meta_L, Meta_R). Use xmodmap(1x) to find out.
Mod1+Tab Circulate through the list of windows Mod1+Shift+Tab Backwards circulate through the list of windows Mod1+n Go to workspace n, where n is 1-9 or 0. Mod1+M "Root menu" Mod1+G "Go to menu". Use this menu to select a window to activate. Mod1+D "Detach menu". Use this menu to detach a window from a group on current workspace. Mod1+T Toggle dock visibility Mod1+E Run an xterm
These are the keys used to manipulate active frame and client window. They mostly use Control+Shift modifier.
Mod1+Enter Keyboard move/resize mode Control+Shift+W Close window Control+Shift+X Kill client owning active window Control+Shift+S Toggle shading of frame Control+Shift+Z Toggle stickiness of frame Control+Shift+V (Un)maximize vertically Control+Shift+H (Un)maximize horizontally Control+Shift+M (Un)maximize both vertically and horizontally Control+Shift+R Raise frame Control+Shift+L Lower frame Control+Shift+A "Attach menu". Use to attach window to the frame. Control+Shift+O "Window menu" Control+Shift+N Go to next window within frame Control+Shift+P Go to previous window within frame Control+Shift+n Goto n:th window within frame, where n is 1-9 or 0.
These keys can be used in menus
Down or N Next entry Up or P Previous entry Right or Space Enter submenu Left or B Leave submenu Enter Execute activated entry Esc Close menu Z Set the menu in "keep mode"
These keys can be used while in move/resize mode.
Escape Leave mode changes omitted. Enter Leave mode applying changes. Right/Left/Down/Up Move the frame to specific direction in bigger steps. Mod1+Right/Left/Down/Up Shrink/grow the frame in specific direction in bigger steps. Mod1+Right/Left/Down/Up Move the frame to specific direction by on pixel. Mod1+Right/Left/Down/Up Shrink/grow the frame in specific direction by minimum amount requested by application.
/usr/local/etc/pwm/pwm.conf System default configuration file /usr/local/etc/pwm/look-*.conf Color scheme configuration files /usr/local/etc/pwm/keys-*.conf Key binding configuration files /usr/local/etc/pwm/buttons-*.conf Pointer (mouse) button binding configuration files ~/.pwm/pwm.conf User default configuration file (overrides system default)
The PWM home page, http://iki.fi/tuomov/pwm/
PWM was written by Tuomo Valkonen <tuomov at iki.fi> with ideas and complaints from various people.