Need help with swayidle?
Click the “chat” button below for chat support from the developer who created it, or find similar developers for support.

About the developer

swaywm
217 Stars 33 Forks MIT License 93 Commits 21 Opened issues

Description

Idle management daemon for Wayland

Services available

!
?

Need anything else?

Contributors list

swayidle

This is sway's idle management daemon, swayidle. It is compatible with any Wayland compositor which implements the KDE idle protocol. See the man page,

swayidle(1)
, for instructions on configuring swayidle.

Release Signatures

Releases are signed with B22DA89A and published on GitHub. swayidle releases are managed independently of sway releases.

Installation

From Packages

Swayidle is available in many distributions. Try installing the "swayidle" package for yours.

If you're interested in packaging swayidle for your distribution, stop by the IRC channel or shoot an email to [email protected] for advice.

Compiling from Source

Install dependencies:

  • meson *
  • wayland
  • wayland-protocols *
  • scdoc (optional: man pages) *
  • git *

*Compile-time dep

Run these commands:

meson build
ninja -C build
sudo ninja -C build install

We use cookies. If you continue to browse the site, you agree to the use of cookies. For more information on our use of cookies please see our Privacy Policy.