Re: [dev] wmii how to replace status bar with dzen2

From: Thomas Dahms <>
Date: Tue, 08 Feb 2011 12:58:43 +0100

>> With the sh wmiirc, you can also change color of the status bar, with
>> something like
>> wmiir xwrite /rbar/status "color #555555 #ededeb #dcdcdb"
> That one puts the "color #555555 #ededeb #dcdcdb" text into my bar
> instead of changing it's color. What did I missed?

It is "colors", not "color", sorry:
wmiir xwrite /rbar/status colors "#555555 #ededeb #dcdcdb"

Anyway, that has changed at some point after the release of 3.9.2, I
In hg tip, you write text with "label" and color with "colors". Before,
you just wrote everything directly. If you are using 3.9.2, you can try
omitting the prefix and just write
wmiir xwrite /rbar/status "#555555 #ededeb #dcdcdb"

Thomas Dahms
Received on Tue Feb 08 2011 - 12:58:43 CET

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