Re: [dev] my compatible ideas: vim like mapping for any tools, C scripts, vi clone

From: Robert Ransom <>
Date: Mon, 17 May 2010 05:35:25 -0700

On Mon, 17 May 2010 12:22:52 +0000
Bjartur Thorlacius <> wrote:

> Is it possible to have some program seperate from the WM that receives
> all keystrokes starting with super (and maybe Alt to)?

It is possible to have a program bind specific keystrokes; you probably
won't be able to capture all keystrokes with a given set of modifiers
(look up GrabKey in proto.pdf in the hardcopy documentation).

> Or is wmiirc+wmiiloop already a program that does exactly that
> (independantly from WMII)?

I think those only talk to WMII's 9P file server, not to the X server.

Robert Ransom
Received on Mon May 17 2010 - 12:35:25 UTC

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