Re: [dwm] [ANNOUNCE] dvtm-0.2

From: Marc Andre Tanner <>
Date: Wed, 9 Jan 2008 22:27:14 +0100

On Wed, Jan 09, 2008 at 10:54:48AM +0100, Alessandro Dotti Contra wrote:
> Marc Andre Tanner wrote:
> > Hi,
> >
> > I have released dvtm-0.2, it no longer depends on librote instead it
> > includes madtty which has better terminal emulation support.
> > So you only need a curses library to build dvtm.
> Hi Marc and all,
> I just tried dvtm, and I think it is really really nice. For me, it is
> an evolution of screen with the layouts I need.
> I was wondering if it is possible to start some programs automatically.
> I use three different mcabber (a jabber client) instances at the same
> time, and I would like to run them as soon as dvtm starts - I know I can
> achieve more or less the same result with keybindings, and I will go for
> this solution if there is no other way to do what I like to.

See the attached patch for a possible implementation. You will need
current master which you can fetch from the url below than apply the

Configure the action array to launch your apps. The problem is that after
a keystroke only the content of the selected window is shown.
I will have to take a closer look.

> Thanks, good work!


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