Re: [dev] [dmenu] Hide matching items if the search string is empty

From: Troels Henriksen <>
Date: Thu, 04 Aug 2011 19:59:01 +0200

Bastien Dejean <> writes:

> Hi,
> I noticed that when dmenu is used as a program launcher (i.e. through
> dmenu_run) the initial display of all the items of stdin is kind of
> annoying.
> I'd prefer that the matching items appear only when a non empty search
> string exists.

This would add code, yet would not add any feature, nor make dmenu usage
easier in any way. It would not even be a performance improvement, as
it would still read the elements, and hence a complete waste of lines.

\  Troels
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Received on Thu Aug 04 2011 - 19:59:01 CEST

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