Re: [dev] [st] Understading st behaviour

From: Ryan O’Hara <>
Date: Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:53:13 -0700

On Tue, Apr 15, 2014 at 5:36 PM, Amadeus Folego <> wrote:
> It looks like I am spawning st with tmux (e.g. st -e tmux), and the issue is
> that tmux is reparenting the process id to tmux's daemon. Example:
> tmux
> |
> \_newsbeuter
> |
> \_vim st.c
> It is not an issue with xmonad after all, and I can confirm that the
> issue happens on urxvt as well (e.g. urxvt -e tmux).

That’s this issue?:

> 1. If you open a program like mutt, ssh, or newsbeuter and kill the
window with the wm (like xmonad) the process will not be killed.

I am pretty sure that’s wholly by design as far as tmux goes.
Just don’t try to exit your tmux session through the WM.
Received on Wed Apr 16 2014 - 02:53:13 CEST

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