Re: [dev] [st] goals / non-goals for st?

From: Tadeusz Sośnierz <>
Date: Wed, 7 Oct 2009 12:56:40 +0200

On Wed, Oct 07, 2009 at 12:43:51PM +0200, Antoni Grzymala wrote:
> Richard Pöttler dixit (2009-10-07, 12:15):
> > What do you think about transparency? I think it might collide with
> > the suckless-goal and decrease speed.
> When you read a newspaper or a book do you like it to be
> semi-transparent as well? I never understood the urge for translucent
> terminals...
I'd actually like it, so I can walk the street with a newspaper in front
of my eyes. Anyway, I think it's a matter of taste. Wouldn't it be a better
idea to leave transparency to some composition manager, like xcompmgr? I
don't whether it works or not, but afair it can make windows transparent.
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