Re: [dwm] OT: Wireless in dwm

From: Daniel Bainton <>
Date: Mon, 20 Apr 2009 17:53:19 +0300

2009/4/20 Preben Randhol <>:
> Hi
> This is somewhat off-topic. I'm totally new to using wireless network. At
> home everything is wired, but i have sometimes the need to use wireless
> when traveling. Now I have an Asus Eee so I can connect. Only problem is
> that the gui tool of xfce4 (or gnome) runs like applets and there are no
> version that is not an applet it seems. So I was wondering if any knows
> any good software/resources to be used with dwm to choose and bring up a
> wireless network. I guess one can make some scripts using the iw tools? I
> have heard one can install a program called trayer to get up the applets,
> but I would prefer not to.
> At the moment I have to use xfce4 to get up the wireless.
> I'm asking here as I guess you have more experience with this than me and
> can point me in the right direction.
> Thanks in advance
> Preben

I use wicd with wicd-client --no-tray, works pretty good.

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