Re: [dwm] column layout revival?

From: Anselm R. Garbe <>
Date: Tue, 4 Sep 2007 18:51:11 +0200

On Tue, Sep 04, 2007 at 08:08:25PM +0200, pancake wrote:
> Why not just add a new layout that puts the clients in this way?
> Why lose the multiple tag visibility?
> I like the wmii column approach, but I don't see dwm with it.
> Well. I mean I can imagine a dwm fork based on this other concept,
> or just a new layout...or just a modified version of the default
> tiling with nmaster per column or something like that.
> Multiple tags per view is something that I dont' usually use, but
> it makes sense and it's useful sometimes. I can live without it,
> but can't understand why this feature must be dropped.
> Another idea could be to make each column represent one tag, and
> switching clients between tags be the same as moving between
> columns.
> Having the focused column a little bigger than the rest maybe
> interesting, instead of having all the columns at the same size
> which is a bit claustrofobic.
> BTW the idea sounds cool. No idea how many LOCs implies these changes.

What if a client is tagged with more than 1 tag?


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