Re: [dwm] dwm's future

From: Wu, Yue <>
Date: Sun, 26 Apr 2009 05:43:56 +0800

On Sat, Apr 25, 2009 at 07:23:50PM +0100, Anselm R Garbe wrote:
> 2. Another idea is to switch to another dependency for the rendering
> bit which could possibly be cairo. After all I'm nearly giving up the
> hope that X font handling will ever be fixed and work properly, so
> that relying on a pile of other crap seems to become a solution. cairo
> is a dependency for firefox and I guess that every dwm user uses
> firefox occasionally. And we might benefit from a little bit smoother
> looking dwm (same for dmenu of course and my ongoing st efforts). I
> think this idea is quite likely.

Please keep the dependencies the least, I don't think I can stay with dwm if
it needs cairo, I don't have it installed.

Wu, Yue
Received on Sat Apr 25 2009 - 21:43:56 UTC

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