Changing the underlying window manager (Kde 3.3.1 on debian)

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at
Fri Nov 26 15:21:20 GMT 2004

On Friday 26 November 2004 15:40, rec.sea at wrote:
> Two questions.
> 1)Is the underlying window manager Kwin?

Yes, the default one.

> 2)How do you change the underlying window manager (for instance for using
> wmaker)? can you do that?

Setting KDEWM appropriately before startkde runs.
Look for the comment close to KDEWM in /usr/bin/startkde

Kevin Krammer <kevin.krammer at>
Qt/KDE Developer, Debian User - German Unix/Linux programming forum - Qt programming forum
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