xmonad comes in two parts.

BSD/Linux distributions

xmonad is included in many distributions’ package repositories. See if yours is one:

If you think a distribution is missing from this list, let us know.

Notes for Debian/Ubuntu users:

On debian, xmonad is split into three packages, and it might not be obvious what they do.

From git

Keep on the bleeding edge by tracking xmonad development:

git clone
git clone

You will need git to check out the code. Follow the install instructions and documentation to build, set up and configure xmonad.

Here are some tools we’ve found work well with xmonad: