Re: [dwm] layout state per workspace?

From: Diego Biurrun <>
Date: Thu, 9 Aug 2007 12:23:00 +0200

On Thu, Aug 09, 2007 at 12:17:59PM +0200, Sander van Dijk wrote:
> On 8/9/07, Sylvain Bertrand <> wrote:
> > What do you think about this?
> Tags != workspaces.
> You can use them as such, but they aren't the same. In dwm, there's
> only _one_ workspace. (de-)selecting certain tags influences what
> windows are (not) displayed in that workspace. Since you can select
> multiple tags for viewing at the same time, having a layout "per
> workspace" would imply you'd have to keep a layout for every possible
> combination of tags a user can select. Have fun doing that when there
> are 9 tags (like in the default setup)...
> Of course, you're free to use whatever hack people come up with if it
> suits you, but I doubt it'll never go into mainstream dwm, simply
> because it collides with the tagging approach.

So how about having a floating tag then? Or more generally spoken, tags
with different layouts.

Received on Thu Aug 09 2007 - 12:23:33 UTC

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