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Twm configuration
 
http://pbraun.nethence.com/doc/x11/x11.html
http://pbraun.nethence.com/doc/wm/twm.html
http://pbraun.nethence.com/doc/wm/blackbox.html
http://pbraun.nethence.com/doc/wm/wmaker.html
 
 
Configuration
Copy the default config to your homedir and edit,
cp /path/to/system.twmrc ~/.twmrc
cp .twmrc .twmrc.dist
chmod 644 .twmrc
vi .twmrc
add those lines at the top,
OpaqueMove
RandomPlacement
BorderWidth 0
AutoRaise { "XTerm" }
#AutoRelativeResize
#NoTitle
add/change those lines for window resizing with (Alt + left/middle/right click),
Button1 = m : window|icon : f.move
Button2 = m : window|icon : f.iconify
Button3 = m : window|icon : f.resize
remove entries from the menu and fix the xterm call,
rxvt -geometry 80x50
change from green to e.g. dark purple. replace occurences of "rgb:2/a/9" by,
#800080
Purples : http://www.december.com/html/spec/color4.html
 
 
References
Xorg 6.8.0 twm manual : http://www.x.org/archive/X11R6.8.0/doc/twm.1.html
XFree86 4.4.0 twm manual : http://www.xfree86.org/4.4.0/twm.1.html
 

(obsolete, see the new doc)