fluxbox-remote - command line access to key commands for fluxbox(1)
is designed to allow scripts to execute most key
commands from fluxbox(1)
will only work with
: its communications with fluxbox(1)
standardized in any way. It is recommended that a standards-based tool such as
be used whenever possible, in order for scripts to work with
other window managers.
uses the X11 protocol to communicate with
. Therefore, it is possible for any user with access to the
server to use fluxbox-remote(1)
. For this reason, several
key commands have been disabled. Users should be aware of the security
implications when enabling fluxbox-remote(1)
, especially when using a
This resource in ~/.fluxbox/init must be set
to ‘true’ in order for fluxbox-remote(1) to function.
Please read the CAVEATS first.
In order to communicate with fluxbox(1)
, the DISPLAY environment variable
must be set properly. Usually, the value should be ‘:0.0’.
This man page written by Mark Tiefenbruck <mark at fluxbox.org>
fluxbox(1) fluxbox-keys(5) wmctrl(1)