Hyprland is a highly customizable dynamic tiling Wayland compositor that doesn't sacrifice on its looks.
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Hyprland is a dynamic tiling Wayland compositor based on wlroots that doesn't sacrifice on its looks.

It supports multiple layouts, fancy effects, has a very flexible IPC model allowing for a lot of customization, a powerful plugin system and more.


Quick Start




Hyprland is still in pretty early development compared to some other Wayland compositors.

Although Hyprland is pretty stable, it may have some bugs.


  • Easily expandable and readable codebase
  • Plugin support
  • Config reloaded instantly upon saving
  • Custom bezier curve based animations
  • Dual Kawase blur
  • Drop shadows
  • Rounded corners
  • Gradient borders
  • Fully dynamic workspaces
  • Closely follows wlroots-git
  • Global keybinds passed to your apps of choice
  • A lot of customization
  • Bundled wlroots
  • Window/layer fade in/out
  • Tiling/pseudotiling/floating/fullscreen windows
  • Switching workspaces between window modes on the fly
  • Special workspaces (scratchpads)
  • Window/monitor rules
  • Socket-based IPC
  • wlr_ext workspaces protocol support
  • Event system for bash scripts
  • Full damage tracking
  • Docks support
  • Drawing tablet support
  • Native IME + Input panels support
  • and much more...


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Special Thanks

wlroots - For their amazing library

tinywl - For showing how 2 do stuff

Sway - For showing how 2 do stuff the overkill way

Vivarium - For showing how 2 do stuff the simple way

dwl - For showing how 2 do stuff the hacky way

Wayfire - For showing how 2 do some graphics stuff

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