Re: [dev] dwm default bindings

From: Anselm R Garbe <>
Date: Thu, 23 Jul 2009 10:13:14 +0100

2009/7/22 Donald Allen <>:
> I think the default key bindings for dwm are a unfortunate in some
> cases. For example, alt-f, a natural choice for *f*loat mode,
> conflicts with pulling down the File menu in many applications from
> the keyboard. alt-T similarly conflicts with using the Tools menu in
> Firefox from the keyboard.
> I realize that these bindings can be changed. But that requires some
> work (and knowledge of C) on the part of the user. I'm talking about
> the choice of the defaults. Perhaps the keys modified by alt should
> instead be modified by ctrl-alt by default? And similarly, alt-shift
> -> ctrl-alt-shift? I am going to test this idea by modifying my setup.
> I'll let you know how it works out.

We got config.h for that. The default key bindings won't change ;)

Kind regards,
Received on Thu Jul 23 2009 - 09:13:14 UTC

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