Alternative Window Managers

Linux for blind general discussion blinux-list at
Sat Mar 31 17:32:07 UTC 2018

I would like to try a tialing window manager. Something like i3-wm or
fluxbox but I don't know how accessible they would be.

On 3/31/18, Linux for blind general discussion <blinux-list at> wrote:
> Hello,
> Le 31/03/2018 à 12:46, Linux for blind general discussion a écrit :
>> Hello, I'm looking for alternative window mangers. I don't really want
>> mate, gnome, and xfce. I want to try out new ones.
> What are your needs with respect to accessibility?
> What don't you like in the software you listed?
> Strictly speaking mate, gnome and xfce are desktops, not just
> window managers.
> As an example the mate desktop includes the marco window manager by
> default, but it can be replaced by another one like compiz or
> metacity.
> There are a lot of other window managers, as an example we ship in
> Slint all listed plus fluxbox, windowmaker and fvwm2, whose level
> of accessibility vary.
> Didier Spaier
> Slint distribution:

Seth Hurst
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