− minimal GTK3 Window Manager
page documents briefly metacity.
is a minimal X window manager aimed at nontechnical users
and is designed to integrate well with the GNOME desktop.
metacity lacks some features that may be expected by
traditional UNIX or other technical users; these users may
want to investigate other available window managers for use
with GNOME or standalone.
Connect to X display
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 or −replace option, and
subsequently saving the session.
Specify a session management
Disable the session
Load a session from
Make X calls synchronous
Turn compositing on
Turn compositing off
Don’t make fullscreen
windows that are maximized and have no decorations
Print the version number.
Show summary of options.
configuration can be found under
Preferences->Keyboard Shortcuts on the
menu-panel. Advanced configuration can be achieved directly
manual page was written by Thom May <firstname.lastname@example.org>.
It was updated by Akira TAGOH <email@example.com> for
the Debian GNU/Linux system (with permission to use by
others), and then updated by Luke Morton and Philip
O’Brien for inclusion in metacity.