Sway is a tiling Wayland compositor. It's a drop-in replacement for the i3 window manager.
- Install eudev and run setup-udev to configure it
- Install graphics drivers appropriate for your hardware
- Add yourself to the input and video groups
# apk add sway sway-doc # apk add \ # Install optional dependencies: xorg-server-xwayland \ # strongly reccommended for compatability reasons rxvt-unicode \ # default terminal emulator dmenu \ # default application launcher imagemagick \ # for taking screenshots ffmpeg # for recording video from the screen
Note: you may be required to install sway from Edge.
sway from your nearest TTY's Linux console.
Configuration and Usage
An example config is provided at
/etc/sway/config. Copy it to
~/.config/sway/config and read through it to learn the default keybindings.
For additional information, start at
man 5 sway and read the upstream FAQ.