October 2016

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An example of a basic qtile desktop.

Reading Time: 1 minutesQtile is a Dynamic Window Manager that brands its self as a Tiling Window Manager. I think the creator makes most use of tiling and that’s where the focus is, but he recognizes the usefulness of stacking for some workflows and people. Why use Qtile? First and foremost, Qtile is best suited for people who […]

GIF providing a visual example of a tiling window manager.

Reading Time: 2 minutesTo appreciate the Tiling Window Manager fully, let’s get a handle on what a window manager is and the various types. Window Managers In it’s most basic form a window manager is software that draws the frame around applications in a Graphical User Interface and controls the placement of those “windows” as well as defining […]