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Old 06-15-2019, 03:32 PM   #5
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Originally Posted by lilith93 View Post
I tried i3 some weeks ago, but went back to xfce. I never have more than 1-3/4 windows open at the same time and xfce offers a lot that has to be configured separately in i3 (mounting drives, etc.). xfce also has some tiling functionality which I rarely use, so for me it just makes no sense to go for a tiling manager.
XFCE's tiling is great for basic needs - I've got all of my Win + Numpad keys mapped to throw windows around the various corners. Currently trying to write a Bash script that will let me tile in thirds though, and boy is it complicated. :/
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