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Discussion in 'Desktop / X' started by Harikrishnan R, Nov 17, 2013.

  1. tchakatak

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    What kind of link are you looking after ?
    I am using i3 wm (no gapps) for a while now, maybe i can help you with that :)


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    CptCharis Well-Known Member

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    An installation guide :D:D.
    I don't know whatever you think better mate. Thank you.
     
  3. tchakatak

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    haha,
    The man is a really good place to start.
    https://i3wm.org/docs/userguide.html
    If you want more guides than the manual you can use thoses ones :

    1. Intersting for gapps => Install i3 WM in Arch Linux based Distribution
    2. Intersting for the basic configuration => https://www.linux.com/learn/how-use-super-fast-i3-tiling-window-manager-linux
    You will see, its really addictif.

    I cant recommend you enough to use compton (composer to avoid tearing) and browser such a qutebrowser (a full keyboard oriented browser ).

    The terminal play a really important role in i3. I cant recommend enough Alacritty.

    For the file manager you can still use your GUI, or something like ranger / midnight commander.
     
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  4. CptCharis

    CptCharis Well-Known Member

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    Thanks a lot.
    I just return home so I have time for play.
     
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  5. tchakatak

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    No problem, ping me if you need :) You will see, if you really want to go minimalist and well configured, you can easily have multiple terms, browser with several tabs open, for only 750 Mb of ram in total :)
     
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    Even newer setup (the Ubuntu dock was killing me.)
    ARC menu and dash to panel w/ other stuff:
     

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    here it is my friend !!!
    Screenshot at 2018-12-06 17-05-58.png
    installed in my virtual machine,
    but still I have a long way.

    Thank you very much.
     
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    fresh installed arch
     
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    I'm developing quite a fondness for Deepin!
     
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