Re: [dwm] [dvtm-patch] Status bar optional

From: Marc Andre Tanner <>
Date: Tue, 19 Feb 2008 18:57:21 +0100

On Tue, Feb 19, 2008 at 01:50:40PM +0100, Claudio M. Alessi wrote:
> Hi,
> i'm continuing to study the dvtm code in order to be able to make some
> "real" improvement. I'm a (not so) beginner C programmer so all my
> experiments and your points of view about are useful to improve myself (not
> only dvtm). It's free software, after all.
> As for the mouse support, i don't use the status bar at all (at least not
> in box other than my laptop) so there is no reason to build such feature.
> Even i think that such "modularization" help to make the code cleaner (e.g.
> i had to move the terminal size variables from the updatebaros() function
> to the resize_screen() one, which seems to be a better place for them).
> This will give a bit of work to Leonardo Taccari which is working on the
> pkgsrc dvtm packages; a new option is needed, i guess.
> Hope this helps but, if not, feel free to insult me ;-)

I don't want to clutter the code with all the #ifdefs plus some day we
might introduce tags/workspaces and then a statusbar will become more


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