How to restart the Window Manager on IGEL OS?


i need to restart the window-manager from a linux script. Whats beeing executed by the IGEL Command “Restart windowmanager”?

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isn’t there some simple systemd service?


should be /usr/bin/wmrefresh

What would be the usecase behind this just out of curiosity? 🙂

works, thanks!

When a user disconnects from a dockingstation, an active citrix session isnt automatically “shrinked” to the single internal display.

After restarting the windowmanager the citrix session gets adjusted to the single internal display and the user doesnt have to restart the whole session.

I added a udev rule to run “wmrefresh” if the usb productid is detected or not

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