My FVWM configuration

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  • Pretty but functional (Eye candy is there but configured so as to not slow down normal usage)
  • Translucent menus
  • Translucent window decorations
  • Window decorations on the side rather than across top
  • Transparent top panel with hover-icons
  • Icons are snapshots of what window looks like


  • FVWM 2.5.12 (Works on 2.5.11 if you turn off HoverIcons)
  • Optional – Procmeter3
  • Optional – xvkbd
  • Optional – acpi
  • Optional – xstroke

Download here: fvwm-config.tar.bz2
Includes configuration, images and Fvwm-scripts for clock and acpi monitor Just the config: config

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