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So here is what I've been playing with..it's actually i3 with some of cinnamon mixed in. I'm really liking it.

@timapple

so how does that work? I’ve seen other people combine i3 with KDE for instance. How do you combine a window manager such as i3 with a desktop environment?

@samir Someone has already done alot of the heavy lifting for me.. github.com/Gigadoc2/i3-cinnamo

Then I just had to work out the kinks. It works exceptionally well. And is pretty easy to do from @ArchLabsLinux . If you install i3 when you run the hello script.

Then just install the i3-cinnamon package from the AUR and off to the races.

@samir by the way, there is a similiar script for i3/gnome. And it's pretty easy to put i3 in for XFCE. I did the i3/Plasma test, but I had trouble with desktop pageing.. Now that I think about it though, if I would of just used polybar and not the kde panel, I may have had no issues with it.

@timapple Looks great!
Are you using Cinnamon's compositor?

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