Re: [dev] [dwm] sloppy focus

From: Bjartur Thorlacius <>
Date: Mon, 04 Jul 2011 18:15:11 +0000

Þann mán 4.júl 2011 17:46, skrifaði Benjamin R. Haskell:
> On Mon, 4 Jul 2011, Bjartur Thorlacius wrote:
>> Þann mán 4.júl 2011 15:14, skrifaði Connor Lane Smith:
>>> Interesting, those on IRC were very 'for' this idea. Different
>>> demographics? Oh you silly ML people!
>> So people who use mice prefer laggy ML communications over IM?
> I hate mice, but I also can't stand the constant interruptions model of
> IRC. Email without notification-style popups lets you deal with (or
> ignore) stuff at your own pace instead of letting others dictate control
> of your attention. (i.e. I prefer "laggy")
Fair enough. Myself, I can't concentrate on my work when I've got a MUA
running, popups or no popups. Shit, it's 6AM already?!
> That said, what do people here use for IRC and how do you deal with it
> in dwm? Without a systray, I don't understand where one gets the spare
> screen real estate to dedicate to IRC. And w/o dedicated space for it, I
> end up forgetting it's there (to the annoyance of people who want
> responses).
I prefer having a few line high windows always visible, except in
fullscreen mode. That is, I actually dedicate screen estate to it.
Received on Mon Jul 04 2011 - 20:15:11 CEST

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