Re: where i find a manual for write a wm in gtk3 ?

On 27/02/14 00:20, Emmanuele Bassi wrote:

you really cannot use GTK+ to write a window manager.

to be absolutely, brutally honest with you, you should not write a
window manager *at* *all* — not even a little one.

if you want to experiment with window management policies, I suggest
you look at Wayland and Weston, and ignore as much as possible X. you
won't be able to write a window management plugin for Weston with GTK+
either, but at least your sanity will be saved.

You can write the shell client with gtk+, see

although all the stacking and window logic live in a different place, the shell


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