Re: [dwm] Purpose of Monocle Layout

From: Matthias-Christian Ott <>
Date: Sun, 03 Aug 2008 08:03:43 +0100

"Ian Daniher" <> wrote:

> Hi All,
> I use Monocle it often on my 12" portable.
> BTW, a friend and I came up with the idea, that it would be useful to
> have some visual hint of how many windows you are actually viewing in
> monocle. Say, there are five windows with currently viewed tag and
> you're viewing the third window in the stack; then there could be an
> indicator like: [3/5] or [..*..]. What do you guys think about that?

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I don't think it helps you a lot.

> I definitely think that an indicator of how many windows are on the tab
> would be helpful.
> Also, implementing the alt-tab to switch between the windows on that tab
> would seem to make sense.

I would really like to see this in dwm soon.

> Not being a C coder, I can't offer assistance in the creation of a patch or
> in the addition of code, but I'd greatly appreciate the aforementioned
> functionality.
> Thanks!
> --
> Ian Daniher

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