Re: [dev] On how dwm hides windows

From: Laslo Hunhold <>
Date: Wed, 24 Jun 2020 15:24:12 +0200

On Wed, 24 Jun 2020 14:39:03 +0200
"Silvan Jegen" <> wrote:

Dear Silvan,

> The first beginnings are here (not by me):
> It uses the wlroots[0] wayland compositor library which a lot of
> people may not consider suckless however. I think the decision to use
> this library is sound (as long as you don't want to depend on
> swc[1]/wld for this). You end up replacing ~100K SLOC of X (AFAIR)
> with ~100K SLOC of wlroots.

it would not be suckless to just write a wrapper around wlroots. Same
applies to just writing a weston-plugin for that purpose. I know that
there's lots of repitition in wayland, but I'm positive there can be a
way to do it on our own.

With best regards

Received on Wed Jun 24 2020 - 15:24:12 CEST

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