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The X Window User HOWTO

by Ray Brigleb,

v2.0, 1 September 1999

This document contains information on configuring the X Window environment for the Linux user, as well as for the beginning system administrator attempting to sort through the many configuration options and details of X Window. A basic knowledge of software configuration and installation is assumed, as is the presence of X on the users system.

1. Introduction

2. Getting Started

3. Choosing a Window Manager

4. Working In X

5. X Startup

6. Configuring the Window Manager

7. Fonts and Colors

8. The X Resources

9. Clients and Application Tips

10. Advanced X Usage

11. Bibliography and Other Resources

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