Re: [dev] [dmenu] doesnt open apps

From: Hadrien Lacour <>
Date: Wed, 20 Dec 2017 17:28:46 +0100

On Wed, Dec 20, 2017 at 10:19:48AM -0600, Jorge Ga wrote:
> OS: Debian 9 WM: i3
> When i open dmenu (mod+d on i3) i can search any app, but when i try
> to open, it just don't open.
> I try to debug the commands using i3 debug mode but i'm kinda lost,
> also i find on some arch linux post that maybe the fonts can be an
> issue (i have custom fonts on debian) but i don't know if thats the
> problem.
> I have the same version of i3 and suckless tools on an Ubuntu machine
> and works great.
> I hope you can help me, i dont want to reinstall another distro.

The first thing to do, in this case, is to run it in a terminal emulator. Is
there no output at all? Anyway, I doubt this is a dmenu bug.
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