Re: [dev] xmessage replacement similar to dmenu

From: Connor Lane Smith <>
Date: Sun, 12 Dec 2010 20:56:40 +0000


On 12 December 2010 20:45, Bjartur Thorlacius <> wrote:
> I think that creating a general text input widget that sucks less
> would be a good idea.

I have to agree with David at this point:

On 23 November 2010 23:26, David Arroyo <> wrote:
> Why not just use a terminal? I used to have a shell script that popped
> open a 9term with the message inside and waited for user input before
> closing the terminal.

A terminal is the canonical text input widget, and we're already
building one (st), so this is being covered.

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