Re: [dwm] Again client titles and nmaster indicator

From: Sander van Dijk <>
Date: Sat, 13 Jan 2007 16:56:01 +0100

On 1/13/07, Anselm R. Garbe <> wrote:
> Hi there,
> I realize that dwm is feature complete and that I develop some
> kind of love-hate relationship to client titlebars.
> Hence I plan to replace the client titlebars with a
> new color tuple instead:
> BORDERBGCOLOR (border of unfocused window)
> BORDERFGCOLOR (border of focused window)
> I know that there are several people who definately like the
> client title windows, but I tried to live without them several
> times, and noticed what I really miss is more a really obvious
> focus indicator (which can be achieved with a very shiny border
> color for focused windows).

Agreed, I must confess that I found them quite cool in the beginning
(their being quite unique and all), but lately the fact that they
obscure part of the client's window is annoying me more and more.

> Also after using the new nmaster %u indicator in the TILESYMBOL
> I conclude it's useless and ugly. I'm going to remove it as well.

Told you so ;-)

Greetings, Sander.
Received on Sat Jan 13 2007 - 16:56:03 UTC

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