Rectangle VS i3

Compare Rectangle vs i3 and see what are their differences.

Rectangle

Move and resize windows on macOS with keyboard shortcuts and snap areas (by rxhanson)

i3

A tiling window manager (by i3)
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Rectangle i3
257 84
14,997 6,917
- 1.2%
8.8 8.5
1 day ago about 8 hours ago
Swift C
GNU General Public License v3.0 or later BSD 3-clause "New" or "Revised" License
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Rectangle

Posts with mentions or reviews of Rectangle. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-14.

i3

Posts with mentions or reviews of i3. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-01-10.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing Rectangle and i3 you can also consider the following projects:

sway - i3-compatible Wayland compositor

Amethyst - Automatic tiling window manager for macOS à la xmonad.

awesome - awesome window manager

yabai - A tiling window manager for macOS based on binary space partitioning

wslg - Enabling the Windows Subsystem for Linux to include support for Wayland and X server related scenarios

polybar - A fast and easy-to-use status bar

tmux - tmux source code

exwm - Emacs X Window Manager

simple-bar - A yabai status bar widget for Übersicht

alt-tab-macos - Windows alt-tab on macOS

kwin-tiling - Tiling script for kwin

HomeBrew - 🍺 The missing package manager for macOS (or Linux)