xmonad comes in two parts.
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.
On debian, xmonad is split into three packages, and it might not be obvious what they do.
If you prefer to build on your own, you can get the official releases from hackage:
Keep on the bleeding edge by tracking xmonad development:
git clone https://github.com/xmonad/xmonad git clone https://github.com/xmonad/xmonad-contrib
Alternatively, you can install the latest git revision as follows:
cabal install https://github.com/xmonad/xmonad/archive/master.tar.gz cabal install https://github.com/xmonad/xmonad-contrib/archive/master.tar.gz
Here are some tools we’ve found work well with xmonad: