Re: [dev] xmessage replacement similar to dmenu

From: Bjartur Thorlacius <>
Date: Sun, 12 Dec 2010 20:45:26 +0000

Ops. Note to self: pressing <right> may trigger form submission in lynx.
> You could have a look at dio:
> [snip]

> I don't think trying to fit every text based application into dmenu is
> a good idea.
I think that creating a general text input widget that sucks less
would be a good idea.
Insofar people have modified dmenu to suite their needs, while
retaining all functionality existing in dmenu already, bloating it up.
If dmenu can be built on top of a more generic X prompter, other
programs could use said prompter unpatched.
Received on Sun Dec 12 2010 - 21:45:26 CET

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