wmii - lightweight tabbed and tiled X11 window manager, version 3

Property Value
Distribution Debian 7 (Wheezy)
Repository Debian Main i386
Package name wmii
Package version 3.9.2+debian
Package release 4
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 892 B
Download size 390.58 KB
Official Mirror ftp.br.debian.org
wmii is a dynamic window manager for X11, which is highly customizable and
usable with keyboard and mouse. It supports conventional, tabbed and tiled
window management with low memory usage. It is highly modularized and uses an
inter-process communication interface which is oriented on the 9p protocol of
This package contains version 3 of the window manager, wmii2 contains version


Package Version Architecture Repository
wmii_3.9.2+debian-4_amd64.deb 3.9.2+debian amd64 Debian Main
wmii - - -


Name Value
dwm-tools -
libc6 >= 2.7
libx11-6 -
libxext6 -
libxft2 >> 2.1.1
libxinerama1 -
libxrandr2 -
libxrender1 -
suckless-tools -


Name Value
x-window-manager -


Name Value
wmii2 -


Name Value
wmii2 -


Type URL
Binary Package wmii_3.9.2+debian-4_i386.deb
Source Package wmii

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install wmii deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install wmii




2012-07-16 - Andrew O. Shadura <bugzilla@tut.by>
wmii (3.9.2+debian-4) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* Fix crashes when additional displays are added (backported patch from
upstream, closes: #628575).
2011-07-06 - Ralf Treinen <treinen@debian.org>
wmii (3.9.2+debian-3) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload.
* Add patch ld-no-add-needed.patch: Fix build failure with
ld --no-add-needed. Thanks to Matthias Klose <doko@ubuntu.com> 
for the patch! (closes: #606209)
* Cosmetic changes in debian/rules; put additional files to clean
into debian/clean.
* Patch: manpage-actions-location.patch: fix location of global 
action directory in the manpage (closes: #431942)
2010-12-06 - Ralf Treinen <treinen@debian.org>
wmii (3.9.2+debian-2) unstable; urgency=low
* QA upload
* Added build-dependencies to fix FTBFS: libxft-dev, libfreetype6-dev,
libxrandr-dev, libxinerama-dev. Thanks to Nobuhiro Iwamatsu for the
patch! Closes: #606070.
2010-11-29 - Daniel Baumann <daniel@debian.org>
wmii (3.9.2+debian-1) unstable; urgency=low
* Updating depends on suckless-tools, formerly dwm-tools.
* Merging upstream version 3.9.2+debian.
* Rediffing x-terminal-emulator.patch.
* Rediffing cflags.patch.
* Rediffing font.patch.
* Removing manpage.patch, not required anymore.
* Removing ixp-api.patch, not required anymore.
* Updating rules file to remove useless files.
* Removing another useless file through rules.
* Updating standards version to 3.9.0.
* Switching to source format 3.0 (quilt).
* Updating to debhelper version 8.
* Updating to standards version 3.9.1.
* Removing version from libixp build-depends, not needed anymore.
* Orphaning package.
2010-04-08 - Daniel Baumann <daniel@debian.org>
wmii (3.6+debian-8) unstable; urgency=low
* Adding maintainer homepage field to control.
* Marking maintainer homepage field to be also included in binary
packages and changelog.
* Adding README.source.
* Adding explicit debian source version 1.0 until switch to 3.0.
* Updating year in copyright file.
* Updating to standards 3.8.4.
* Sorting dh call in rules to more common order.
* Updating README.source.
* Making build-depends versioned where needed.
* Moving maintainer homepage from control to copyright.
* Removing mercurial files in clean target of rules.
2009-08-20 - Daniel Baumann <daniel@debian.org>
wmii (3.6+debian-7) unstable; urgency=low
* Updating maintainer field.
* Updating vcs fields.
* Updating package to standards version 3.8.3.
* Sorting depends.
* Correcting desktop file location.
2009-08-04 - Daniel Baumann <daniel@debian.org>
wmii (3.6+debian-6) unstable; urgency=low
* Updating package to standards version 3.8.2.
* Using correct rfc-2822 date formats in changelog.
* Prefixing debhelper files with package name.
* Updating year in copyright file.
* Adding description field in menu file.
* Using quilt rather than dpatch.
* Minimizing rules file.
2009-05-03 - Daniel Baumann <daniel@debian.org>
wmii (3.6+debian-5) unstable; urgency=low
* Applying patch from James Westby <james.westby@canonical.com> to define
IXP_NEEDAPI to 88, which is the required ixp API (Closes: #511954).
2007-12-23 - Daniel Baumann <daniel@debian.org>
wmii (3.6+debian-4) unstable; urgency=low
* Bumped to new policy.
* Updated menu file to new policy.
* Removing empty directories.
* Added patch to complete manpage headers.
2007-11-23 - Daniel Baumann <daniel@debian.org>
wmii (3.6+debian-3) unstable; urgency=low
* Replaced not available fixed variant with plain 'fixed' font.

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