Fluxbox is a WindowManager for X11 based on BlackBox. It is like like BlackBox in almost all aspects: 100% theme/style compability, same window placement, just as small, tight and sexy.

Extra features:

  • Configurable window tabs.
  • Iconbar (for minimized/iconified windows)
  • Wheel scroll changes workspace
  • Configurable titlebar (placement of buttons, new buttons etc)
  • KDE support
  • New native integrated keygrabber (supports emacs like keychains)
  • Maximize over slit option
  • Partial GNOME support
  • Extended Window Manager Hints support
  • Slit dockap ordering
  • Other minor features


  • Session Management
  • Windows Snapping
  • Configurable toolbar
  • Other minor features

Part of CategoryWindowManager