metacity - lightweight GTK+ window manager

Property Value
Distribution Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin)
Repository Ubuntu Main i386
Package name metacity
Package version 2.34.1
Package release 1ubuntu11
Package architecture i386
Package type deb
Installed size 857 B
Download size 272.63 KB
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Metacity is a small window manager, using GTK+ to do everything.
As the author says, metacity is a "Boring window manager for the adult in
you. Many window managers are like Marshmallow Froot Loops; Metacity is
like Cheerios."
This package contains the core binaries.


Package Version Architecture Repository
metacity_2.34.1-1ubuntu11_amd64.deb 2.34.1 amd64 Ubuntu Main
metacity - - -


Name Value
gconf-service -
gnome-icon-theme -
libatk1.0-0 >= 1.12.4
libc6 >= 2.4
libcairo2 >= 1.2.4
libcanberra-gtk0 >= 0.2
libcanberra0 >= 0.2
libgconf-2-4 >= 2.31.1
libgdk-pixbuf2.0-0 >= 2.22.0
libglib2.0-0 >= 2.24.0
libgnome2-common -
libgtk2.0-0 >= 2.24.0
libice6 >= 1:1.0.0
libmetacity-private0 >= 1:2.26.0
libpango1.0-0 >= 1.14.0
libsm6 -
libstartup-notification0 >= 0.7
libx11-6 >= 2:
libxcomposite1 >= 1:0.3-1
libxcursor1 >> 1.1.2
libxdamage1 >= 1:1.1
libxext6 -
libxfixes3 -
libxinerama1 -
libxrandr2 -
libxrender1 -
metacity-common >= 1:2.34
metacity-common << 1:2.35
zenity -


Name Value
x-window-manager -


Type URL
Binary Package metacity_2.34.1-1ubuntu11_i386.deb
Source Package metacity

Install Howto

  1. Update the package index:
    # sudo apt-get update
  2. Install metacity deb package:
    # sudo apt-get install metacity



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