Re: [hackers] [dwm] [PATCH] decouple color-scheme count from dwm.c

From: Anselm R Garbe <>
Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 09:57:26 +0200

Hi Markus,

On 26 October 2016 at 20:30, Markus Teich <> wrote:
> this patch allows for a flexible amount of different colorschemes in config.h
> without having to edit dwm.c as well. Applying this upstream would help patches
> like urgentborder and statuscolors with the new drw mechanics. This patch has no
> benefit to core dwm at all, but since it's an improvement for the ecosystem, you
> might want to consider merging it to the dwm source.

Why wouldn't dwm just work fine without this change, if editing
config.h would incorporate assigning SchemeLast with a value instead?
Then all the nasty heap allocation would become unnecessary.

Received on Thu Oct 27 2016 - 09:57:26 CEST

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