Re: [dev] Reload on the fly?

From: Suraj Kurapati <>
Date: Mon, 17 Aug 2009 21:40:17 -0700

On Sun, Aug 16, 2009 at 7:22 PM, Nathan Neff<> wrote:
> I'd like to know if there's a way to reload the configuration script
> without restarting wmii?

The classic approach to solve this problem has been to have every wmiirc:

1. Write "Start wmiirc\n" to /event
2. Begin reading /event and self-terminate when "Start wmiirc\n" is found

Then, the process of reloading becomes as simple as running `wmiirc`.
Received on Tue Aug 18 2009 - 04:40:17 UTC

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