Re: [dwm] problem with dmenu3.1

From: Anselm R. Garbe <>
Date: Wed, 23 May 2007 13:23:43 +0200

On Wed, May 23, 2007 at 01:14:12PM +0200, Jukka Salmi wrote:
> I'm able to reproduce this problem with a bourne shell on some BSD
> systems; it seems to be a bug in the test(1) code. Maybe you were
> bitten by the same bug.
> To make dmenu_path more robust against such problems I'd recommend the
> attached patch. Furthermore it speeds up execution time a little bit
> in case the cache has to be rebuilt because of a changed directory
> (unless it the last directory in the $PATH).

Thanks! I applied it to the repo, however I'm not totally sure
the use of [ is a good idea. Is [ a symlink to test in any Unix?


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