dotfiles VS qtile

Compare dotfiles vs qtile and see what are their differences.


My dotfiles repo, here you can find all my window manager configs as well as documentation and a guide on how to make your own desktop environment. (by antoniosarosi)


:cookie: A full-featured, hackable tiling window manager written and configured in Python (X11 + Wayland) (by qtile)
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dotfiles qtile
5 89
696 3,965
- 2.1%
0.0 9.6
3 months ago about 19 hours ago
Vim Script Python
MIT License MIT License
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Posts with mentions or reviews of dotfiles. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-03-11.


Posts with mentions or reviews of qtile. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-10-25.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing dotfiles and qtile you can also consider the following projects:

sway - i3-compatible Wayland compositor

bspwm-rounded - Fork of bspwm (baskerville) and the rounded corners patch (Javyre), but more up-to-date

dwl - dwm for Wayland

river - A dynamic tiling Wayland compositor

waymonad - A wayland compositor based on ideas from and inspired by xmonad

Qtile-Config - This is my configuration of Qtile, a window manager written in python.

kitty - Cross-platform, fast, feature-rich, GPU based terminal

nixpkgs - Nix Packages collection

xpra - Persistent remote applications for X11; screen sharing for X11, MacOS and MSWindows.

qtile-examples - Example configurations and scripts for Qtile

bspwm - A tiling window manager based on binary space partitioning

arewewaylandyet - Sources for