Re: [dev] A dmenu that includes all additional features

From: Connor Lane Smith <>
Date: Mon, 12 Sep 2011 10:51:48 +0100

On 12 September 2011 10:20, Dieter Plaetinck <> wrote:
> Thank you for that bloat patch!
> I didn't realise it could be this simple.

dmenu is very easy to hack. ;)

> I did see a bug:
> when using token matching, it seems dmenu will always do stable sort, even when -s is not given.

Yeah, that's true. I think 'unstable' token matching would be quite
slow (comparative to the rest of dmenu), and involve a lot of code
("). Maybe if someone's interested they can give it a shot.

> May I suggest you add these patches to
> If you want, I could improve your patch by also updating the man page.

I've stolen the tokenise manpage from the 4.2.1 patch and pushed it.
You can choose what to do with the other patch -- I'm not sure what
I'd name it, anyway. :p

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