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

From: Anselm R. Garbe <>
Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2007 20:57:39 +0100

On Thu, Dec 06, 2007 at 08:42:03PM +0100, Szabolcs Nagy wrote:
> On 12/6/07, Anselm R. Garbe <> wrote:
> > dwm is not intended being restarted that frequently which would
> > justify tag persistence in an X property based way.
> what about a store_state function (can be user defined in config.h)
> that stores tag information in some way in X (or in a .rc file) and a
> restore_state function?
> for restore_state some kind of startup event handler is needed in
> config.h (pressing keys for restoring is a bit uncomfortable)
> a startup event may have other uses as well
> so if there is a consistent way (with key bindings) to put it into
> config.h then i prefer this solution and let the user solve the
> problem
> (what to do when widows are closed and opened before restore or when
> tag names changed in dwm config, what info do we exactly want to
> store...)

Only as a patch, not as mainstream functionality ;)


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