Re: [dev] st features that'd be nice

From: Manolo Martínez <>
Date: Tue, 18 Oct 2011 15:24:59 +0200

On 10/18/11 at 03:13pm, Stefan Mark wrote:
> On 18.10.2011 13:15, Peter John Hartman wrote:
> > Here's a feature request that should go in first: make st usable.
> >
> For me, performance is the main issue. Drawing of 'mc' on higher
> resolutions (1600x1200 or 1920x1080) tooks about 10s (sometimes more) on
> a reasonable fast machine. Drawing 'top' took a bit less, but not much.
> When doing so, st itself uses nearly none cpu time, but x11 took around
> 97%. (using st 0.1.1)
FWIW, I'm part of (I think) a growing trend of undaunted newbies: I run dwm and
mostly text programs, but my scripting abilities are, well, limited.

I gave st a try the other day, and yes, consulting my mutt mail took forever.

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