Re: [dwm] [ANNOUNCE] dvtm - dynamic virtual terminal manager - aka dwm for the console

From: Marc Andre Tanner <>
Date: Sat, 8 Dec 2007 15:03:56 +0100

On Sat, Dec 08, 2007 at 02:04:57PM +0100, Pieter Verberne wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 08, 2007 at 01:29:30PM +0100, Marc Andre Tanner wrote:
> > For some time i have been thinking about applying the concept of
> > tiling window management to the console. As a result i have
> > written dvtm, you can check it out here:
> >
> >
> Lovely. Check out what I wrote to this list is November:
> Did you get your inspiration from my post? Haha, no, I'm not trying to
> steal your idea.

It's actually kind of true, i saw your post and even tried window but
it seemed too bloated for my purpose. Anyway i was thinking about doing
something in this direction before.

> It looks promising. Even a bit competitive with DWM. Although, most
> people are using (some) GUI applications.

I don't see it competing against dwm, but it's handy for ssh session or
other environments where you don't have X11.

> (Nice to see the MIT license to.)

ROTE is actually LGPL, otherwhise copyleft would apply anyway. What's
your concern about this?


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