Re: [dwm] Reloading running dwm - reload patch

From: Oliver Heins <>
Date: Wed, 21 Mar 2007 13:47:20 +0100

"Sander van Dijk" <>

> Not to put your patch down, but with vanilla dwm you can achieve
> something pretty similar by doing this in your .xinitrc:
> while true
> do
> dwm
> done

I ever wondered how I can achieve a behavior like this with a
construction similar to

while true
    cat $DWM_PIPE
done | /usr/bin/dwm

which I use right now to get several things displayed in dwm's status


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