Window manager restart?

Joel Goguen jgoguen at
Mon Nov 12 23:57:35 UTC 2007

Bart Silverstrim wrote:
> Joel Goguen wrote:
>> Bart Silverstrim wrote:
>>> If it looks as if my window manager has quit on me at login (no
>>> boarders, no buttons to minimize/etc, borderless applications first
>>> appear stuck to the edge of the display) how can I easily restart the
>>> window manager (the default one with 7.10, using the human theme?)
>>> -Bart
>> Press Ctrl+Alt+Backspace.
> Won't that also log me out?
Yes, but so will everything else that restarts the window manager.

Joel Goguen
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