Re: [wmii] feature suggestion/is this feature available yet?

From: Jani H. Lahtinen <>
Date: Mon, 13 Mar 2006 16:01:01 +0200

ext Anselm R. Garbe wrote:

>Actually this was not intented as insult or something. It simply
>gives an idea of achieving good software quality after some
>time. Often people request features which could easily replace
>existing features (like tags replace not only pages/workspaces,
>they even make attach/detach/sendtopage totally deprecated,
>apart from the 'detached clients layer' and the 'pager') - the
>introduction of tags is a good sample how you can making
>software more powerful due removing features.
In case where features overlap, or when a new feature would be a simple
extension of existing ones, that is a good principle.

>(I recently declined(!) several patches
>implementing icon support for the bar and in general for
I personally don't want any unnecessary graphics, but some might. Would
it be a good idea to have some place for storing such patches for those
who might want them (and leaving it for them to get them actually
compile)? ... or then not.

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