Re: [dev] xscreenshot(1) using suckless image format

From: Markus Teich <>
Date: Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:26:22 +0200

Wolfgang Corcoran-Mathe wrote:
> Is there a reliable way to get the X id of a window in a shell script? This
> seems basic, but I could not find a way to do this that works for all windows.
> Digging around in the output of `xprop -root` as in [0] looks far too ugly, to
> me, to be the right thing.

Heyho Wolfgang,

xwininfo could help.

Received on Mon Jul 28 2014 - 23:26:22 CEST

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