Re: [dwm] dwm on Mac OS X

From: Anselm R. Garbe <>
Date: Sat, 11 Nov 2006 16:15:40 +0100

On Fri, Nov 10, 2006 at 02:02:22PM -0800, bijoy thomas wrote:
> Anybody running dwm on Mac OS X here? Ive noticed
> that the bar on the top (the status bar?) diplays
> broken pipe and does not update itself when changing
> directories unlike dwm on Linux. I noticed the webpage
> mentions something about a "broken pipe" having to do
> with gdm on Linux but I assume therz no such thing on
> a Mac. Any ideas?

Just run dwm in a way documented in README file to make sure to
supply input. Actually OSX seems to close stdout of the parent
process on fork() (like *dm do).


 Anselm R. Garbe >< >< GPG key: 0D73F361
Received on Sat Nov 11 2006 - 16:15:40 UTC

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