i3 Tiling Window Manager Notes

Submitted by code_admin on Wed, 07/25/2018 - 15:46

https://i3wm.org/docs/userguide.html#_toggling_fullscreen_mode_for_a_wi…

Known Keys

  1. mod f Toggle fullscreen
  2. mod s Stack window bars
  3. mod w line of window bars

If you get the windows in a single stack use mod + shift + arrows

Network

http://www.ubuntugeek.com/ubuntu-tiphow-to-connectdisconnect-vpn-from-t…

  1. nmcli con
  2. nmcli --ask con up "Imperial College VPN"

Trackpad settings

I collected settings in both ubuntu and i3 by running the following:

  1. synclient -l

I found all the differences, then I edited the file:
~/.config/i3/config

and added the line:

  1. exec --no-startup-id synclient VertEdgeScroll=0 HorizTwoFingerScroll=1 TouchpadOff=2 RTCornerButton=0 RBCornerButton=0 TapButton1=0 TapButton2=0

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