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In Ubuntu 10.10, is it possible to vertically or horizontally tile several open windows, just like in Windows? Thanks!

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Possibly duplicate question: askubuntu.com/questions/7798/… –  Jakob Sep 27 '13 at 20:09
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You could try xmonad.

Install it so:

sudo apt-get -y install xmonad dwm-tools

The blog says that dmenu is the application launcher. There was also something called as poison or similar, but I cant recall it.

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Thanks! Mine X window manager is Compiz not Xmonad. Is it possible to horizontally/vertically tile windows in Compiz? –  Tim Feb 13 '11 at 18:25
    
oh, sorry for that, I havent used a tiling manager. there is one here: wiki.compiz.org/Plugins/Grid. But before you do that, you can install compiz config settings manager from ubuntu-tweak.com, and play around with the options in that. THere are lots of good tiling option, one even like the window peek on macs. –  theTuxRacer Feb 14 '11 at 4:09
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