I wanted to compile xmonad from source, so I checked out the code and ran the first command from the README. $ runhaskell Setup.lhs configure --user --prefix=$HOME Configuring xmonad-0.12... ...
I installed X Window System (xinit) and xmonad only, without installing a desktop environment. The problem is that the configuration file ~/.xmonad/xmonad.hs does not apply after starting. I ...