gnome-wm - launch the GNOME window manager
gnome-wm [--default-wm wm] [--sm-client-id id]
gnome-wm is a shell script which launches the GNOME window manager, metacity. The user may specify that another window manager should be launched, either by using the --default-wm option or by setting the WINDOW_MANAGER environment variable.
The following options are supported:
--default-wm wm Launch the window manager wm.
--sm-client-id id Specify the session management ID with which the window manager should be launched.
Example 1: Launching the dtwm window manager using --default-wm
example% gnome-wm --default-wm dtwm
Example 2: Launching the dtwm window manager using WINDOW_MANAGER
example% WINDOW_MANAGER=dtwm gnome-wm
See environ(5) for descriptions of the following environment variables that affect the execution of gnome-wm: NLSPATH.
WINDOW_MANAGER Used to override the configured window manager to use.
The following exit values are returned:
0 Application exited successfully
>0 Application exited with failure
The following files are used by this application:
/usr/bin/gnome-wm Executable for GNOME window manager
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:
ATTRIBUTE TYPE ATTRIBUTE VALUE Availability SUNWgnome-session Interface stability Volatile
Written by Mark McLoughlin, Sun Microsystems Inc., 2003.
|SunOS 5.11||gnome-wm (1)||9 Jan 2003|