Re: [dev] [dmenu] Keyboard Bindings

From: Dieter Plaetinck <>
Date: Sun, 20 Nov 2011 21:07:17 +0100

On Sun, 20 Nov 2011 20:28:14 +0100
Yoshi Rokuko <> wrote:

> i use dmenu only on url and program names, i used it for file names too,
> but my files do not have whitespaces, and i agree that typing 'hg ta'
> is much faster then 'hg.*ta', but i think one should not touch REGEXP(7)
> in a single program that is part of a toolkit ... you know what i mean.
> i am not talking about legacy support or change in general, i would
> love it if dmenu would support REGEXP(7) patterns.
> best regards, yoshi

I don't understand... Are you saying "I agree the token matching works fine and is the fastest, but I still want you to implement an inferior and more complicated approach (regexes)" ?

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