icewm is a stacking window manager which resembles the look of Windows95 wih having a start button, a task bar and a tray area. Therefore it is very easy to use by novice users. There are many themes to choose from.
Configuration files are located in
preferencesmain configuration file for IceWM.
menucontents of the IceWM application menu.
keyscustomize keyboard shortcuts.
toolbarrow of launcher icons on the taskbar.
winoptionsbehavior of individual applications.
startupscript or command (must be executable) executed on startup.
shutdownthe same for shutdown.
There are several GUI configuration tools in exosctence, but they are no longer maintained for the most part.
- Lightweightness: +++
- Simpleness: ++
- Easiness: +++++