Re: [dev] (dwm 6.0) Mod1-, Mod1-. (next/prev screen) keybindings don't work

From: Jens Nyberg <>
Date: Thu, 30 May 2013 21:18:49 +0200

2013/5/30 Kevin Foster <>

> On Thu, May 30, 2013 at 12:31 PM, Jens Nyberg <>wrote:
>> Perhaps a stupid questio
> Not a stupid question... unless you were referring to mine. Sorry, I
> goofed.
>> You do have two screens right? Can you see dwm on both of them?
> No, I don't have two screens. I made this mistake because I conflated
> "screen" with "workspace" or "tag" commonly used in similar wm's. Sorry
> about that. I tried so hard not to look like a noob...
Don't worry it happens to the best of us. I can't even write a proper mail
and when I tried to reply to this one I accidentally clicked send... =)

> If I can be forgiven for my boneheadedness, a follow-up question: Is there
> a patch or functionality available to quickly cycle through all open
> workspaces/tags? This would be identical to the function that defaults to
> <Meta>-<left> and <Meta>-<right> in spectrwm.

There probably is. I just use <Meta> 0-9.

> I am aware of shiftview.c, a patch that is available under the "nextprev"
> patch heading <>, but that cycles
> through all tags regardless of whether they have windows or not. In
> spectrwm the alt-left / alt-right keybinds only cycle through tags that are
> in use.
> Cheers, and thanks Jens for pointing out my mistake. Sorry about that.
> Kevin
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