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python implementation of Extended Window Manager Hints, based on Xlib

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An implementation of EWMH (Extended Window Manager Hints) for python 2 and 3, based on Xlib. It allows EWMH-compliant window managers (most modern WMs) to be queried and controlled.

pyewmh is distributed under the GNU Lesser General Public License, version 3, or, at your option, any later version. See LICENSE.txt for more information.


Simply run:

pip install ewmh


Online documentation is available here:


Thanks also to

  • Holger Witsch

  • Russell Sim


See the CHANGES.txt file.

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