Josh Errickson

XMonad Setup

Install XMonad, XMobar, dmenu and trayer on your system. There are alternatives to some of these, but I've found each of them to be lightweight & stable.

Get the following files from my dotfiles repository and put them inside ~/.xmonad.

Finally, find the file /usr/share/xsessions/xmonad.desktop. The line beginning with Exec must be


Now, when logging in, choose the xmonad option.