Installation + Usage
- The i3ipc library via pip (it's also available via the AUR).
- Font Awesome (I recommend
xfdfor browsing icons)
- Noto Sans is the default font, feel free to switch it out in
- If you want the same workspace icons + names I use, please consult / copy from my i3 config.
To run the lemonbar, simply run the included
i3ipc likes to crash sometimes, the bar might freeze from time to time
(this seems to happen disproportionately on X startup). If this happens, simply run
lb-restart script. On much more rare occaisions, all of i3
will freeze. I am not sure if this is related to the bar or not, but in case it is,
I'll note here that the best way to fix this is to open a separate TTY terminal on
your machine (
Ctrl+Alt+F2, for example), log in, and kill the
This Lemonbar setup is by GitHub user electro7. I've made several personal changes to get my system and theme, but you should check out his original repo if you're interested in using for your own system. It is located here: