The twm package contains a very minimal window manager.
This package is not a part of the Xorg katamari and is provided only as a dependency to other packages or for testing the completed Xorg installation.
This package is known to build and work properly using an LFS-8.0 platform.
Download (HTTP): https://www.x.org/pub/individual/app/twm-1.0.9.tar.bz2
Download (FTP): ftp://ftp.x.org/pub/individual/app/twm-1.0.9.tar.bz2
Download MD5 sum: 59a6f076cdacb5f6945dac809bcf4906
Download size: 280 KB
Estimated disk space required: 4.3 MB
Estimated build time: less than 0.1 SBU
User Notes: http://wiki.linuxfromscratch.org/blfs/wiki/twm
Install twm by running the following commands:
sed -i -e '/^rcdir =/s,^\(rcdir = \).*,\1/etc/X11/app-defaults,' src/Makefile.in && ./configure $XORG_CONFIG && make
This package does not come with a test suite.
Now, as the
sed -i -e '/^rcdir =/s...: This command ensures the twm configuration file gets installed in the proper location.
Last updated on 2017-02-15 16:01:44 -0600