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A pure-Python tiling window manager.

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A full-featured, hackable tiling window manager written and configured in Python

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  • Simple, small and extensible. It’s easy to write your own layouts, widgets and commands.
  • Configured in Python.
  • Runs as an X11 WM or a Wayland compositor.
  • Command shell that allows all aspects of Qtile to be managed and inspected.
  • Complete remote scriptability - write scripts to set up workspaces, manipulate windows, update status bar widgets and more.
  • Qtile’s remote scriptability makes it one of the most thoroughly unit-tested window managers around.


Qtile is supported by a dedicated group of users. If you need any help, please don’t hesitate to fire off an email to our mailing list or join us on IRC.

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Please report any suggestions, feature requests, bug reports, or annoyances to the GitHub issue tracker. There are also a few tips & tricks, and guidelines for contributing in the documentation.


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