metacity, metacitytheme-viewer - GNOME desktop window manager, theme viewer for the metacity window manager themes
metacity [--sm-disable] [--sm-client-id=id] [--sm-save-file=filename] [--display=display] [--replace] [--version]
metacity is a fully integrated window manager that is designed to integrate well with the GNOME desktop. To configure metacity, use the GNOME preferences dialogs.
metacity-theme-viewer is an application for testing and displaying metacity themes.
The following options are supported:
--display=display Specify the remote X Display to be used by the window manager, where display is in the following format:
-?, --help Display detailed usage message.
--replace A window manager which is running is replaced by metacity. Users are encouraged to change the GNOME window manager by running the new WM with the --replace option, and subsequently saving the session.
--sm-disable Disable the session management.
--sm-client-id=id Specify a session management id.
--sm-save-file=filename Specifies the session management file to be used. By default, the $HOME/.metacity/sessions file is used.
--version Display the version information for metacity.
The following operands are supported:
-theme-name Specifies the theme that metacity should use. If no theme is specified on the metacity-theme-viewer command line, metacity loads the Crux theme. An error message is displayed if the theme does not exist.
Example 1: Starting metacity From the Command Line When a metacity is Already Running
example% metacity --replace
Example 2: Starting metacity With a Non-Default Session Management File
example% metacity --sm-save-file=filename
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/metacity The command-line executable for the metacity window manager.
/usr/bin/metacitytheme-viewer The command-line executable for the metacity theme viewer application.
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:
ATTRIBUTE TYPE ATTRIBUTE VALUE Availability SUNWgnome-wm Interface stability Volatile
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Written by Laszlo Kovacs, Sun Microsystems Inc., 2003, 2006.
|SunOS 5.11||metacity (1)||2 Oct 2003|