dwm-relative-controls VS azote

Compare dwm-relative-controls vs azote and see what are their differences.


Simple yet useful dwm patch (by misobarisic)


Wallpaper manager for wlroots-based compositors and some other WMs (by nwg-piotr)
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- GNU General Public License v3.0 only
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Tracking mentions began in Dec 2020.


Posts with mentions or reviews of azote. We have used some of these posts to build our list of alternatives and similar projects. The last one was on 2022-05-01.
  • swaywm color picker
    3 projects | /r/swaywm | 1 May 2022
    azote works partly - correct color picking inside azote's main window only. other windows - gray color.
  • nwg-dock 0.0.1 ready for testing
    7 projects | /r/swaywm | 2 Apr 2021
    This is the last (at least for now) missing part of nwg-shell for sway: autotiling, Azote, nwg-launchers, nwg-panel and nwg-dock.

What are some alternatives?

When comparing dwm-relative-controls and azote you can also consider the following projects:

i3-alternating-layout - Scripts to open new windows in i3wm using alternating layouts (splith/splitv) for each new window

nwg-launchers - GTK-based launchers: application grid, button bar, dmenu for sway and other window managers

jgmenu - An X11 menu

feh-assets-json - JSON dumps of Fire Emblem Heroes asset files

autotiling - Script for sway and i3 to automatically switch the horizontal / vertical window split orientation

i3-sticky - Sticky tiling windows for i3

dwm-flexipatch - A dwm build with preprocessor directives to decide which patches to include during build time

nwg-wrapper - Wrapper to display a script output or a text file content on the desktop in sway or other wlroots-based compositors

dotfiles - 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.

i3-quickterm - A small drop-down terminal for i3 and sway

patches - Collection of patches for dwm, st and dmenu

dwm-bar - A modular statusbar for dwm