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Getting Started Rofi

Introduction

Rofi is a window switcher, run dialog, ssh-launcher and dmenu replacement that started as a clone of simpleswitcher.

Installation

  1. First, Make sure you have the same (stable) version of rofi installed.

    • On Arch / Arch-based:

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           pacman -S rofi
      
  2. On Debian / Ubuntu:

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       apt-get install rofi
    
  3. On Fedora:

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dnf install rofi
  1. Clone this repository

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       git clone --depth=1 https://github.com/adi1090x/rofi.git
    
  2. Change to cloned directory and make setup.sh executable

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       cd rofi
       chmod +x setup.sh
    
  3. Run setup.sh and select your screen resolution

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       $ ./setup.sh
    
       [*] Installing Rofi Themes...
    
       [*] Choose your screen resolution -
       [1] 1920x1080
       [2] 1366x768
    
       [?] Select Option : 1
    
       [*] Installing fonts...
       [*] Creating a backup of your rofi configs...
       [*] Successfully Installed.
    

That’s it, These themes are now installed on your system.

i3WM

‘bindsym $mod+d exec –no-startup-id rofi -show drun -show-icons

DWM

Reference List

  1. https://www.reddit.com/r/suckless/comments/gs7fjz/how_do_i_add_rofi_show_drun_showicons_to_dwm/
  2. https://github.com/adi1090x/rofi