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

From: Anselm R Garbe <>
Date: Thu, 27 Oct 2016 13:53:32 +0200

On 27 October 2016 at 12:34, Markus Teich <> wrote:
> Anselm R Garbe wrote:
>> 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.
> that would be the other option I considered. I choose the heap one to reduce
> config.h complexity. You would have to make sure SchemeLast and the size of
> `colors` stay the same manually which is more error prone than letting the code
> figure it out. However if you think that is a better option, I'd adapt the patch
> accordingly.

I prefer requiring SchemeLast = N.

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