Re: [dwm] dmenu corruption?

From: Jukka Salmi <>
Date: Wed, 9 Jan 2008 13:15:34 +0100

Peter Vollmar --> dwm (2008-01-09 12:18:54 +0100):
> Hi dwm friends
> I am new to the list and have been using dwm for about a month. It's a
> great program. Now and then I get a strange behaviour with the command
> ALT+p which is supposed to give a list of all programs and then execute
> one. (I don't even know if this is what you call dmenu, but anyway it's
> great and amazingly simple to use.)
> Anyhow, what happens is that it won't show the programs any more, there
> is just a grey bar, but it will still execute one if I type the correct
> name. I have had a few computer crashes recently, and I wonder if it's
> due to that. Has anyone got an idea what is happening?

Try removing ~/.dmenu_cache.

HTH, Jukka

bashian roulette:
$ ((RANDOM%6)) || rm -rf ~
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