Re: [dwm] dwm wish, a tidy-up function

From: Anselm R. Garbe <>
Date: Wed, 5 Dec 2007 09:15:41 +0100


Let me think about this proposal. Restarting dwm should do the
job, maybe it's a good idea to have a restart function in
opposite to quit as well.


On Wed, Dec 05, 2007 at 12:44:38AM +0100, Antoni Grzymala wrote:
> Hi,
> just came across another idea. How about implementing a function in dwm
> that would reapply all the predefined rules (float/non-float, tagging)
> to all clients in a dwm session.
> This could either be a function bindable to a keystroke, or dwm reacting
> to a signal (say, HUP), or what not.
> This way, when I do a total mess with tagging and floating my clients
> (sometimes it happens and I get lost) I could get my everyday dwm state
> with one keystroke or command.
> What do you think?
> I presume this could also be achieved by restarting dwm, but this
> doesn't seem too clean to me, and also would not integrate well with a
> login manager (from what it seems).
> If something like that is already there, excuse my infinite dumbness for
> not noticing.
> Best,
> --
> [a]

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