Re: [dev] [surf] next release

From: Julien Steinhauser <>
Date: Wed, 21 Oct 2009 16:24:55 +0200

On Wed, Oct 21, 2009 at 09:17:52AM -0400, Peter John Hartman wrote:
> What about cases in which one wishes to both type a few words and then paste? For example, when I want
> to do a smart prefix search (via dmenu) on Bob McCrue (who sits in my selection buffer) but I also
> want to do something like "University of Wherever" + "Bob McCrue" where the first part is something
> I type in by hand and the second part is something I want to just "paste" in? The same argument
> could be launched with respect to the find feature (which now utilizes dmenu).
> Or maybe you have something else in mind when you talk of "integrating into dmenu's cache"?
> Peter

sselp does it also in case you wish to paste "and" write.
Select something, then run echo `sselp` | dmenu, tab, space
and what you write after that follows your selection,
terminate dmenu and all is printed out.
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