Re: [wmii] wmii-3 configuration - in Ruby

From: Mauricio Fernandez <>
Date: Mon, 5 Jun 2006 02:21:06 +0200

On Sun, Jun 04, 2006 at 02:11:39PM -0400, Kris Maglione wrote:
> On Sun, Jun 04, 2006 at 10:37:22AM +0200, Steffen Liebergeld wrote:
> >Anyways, great work! Could you rewrite wmii.rb to work on the socket
> >directly instead of calling wmiir everytime? Maybe that would give a
> >little more speadup.
> This is not a simple task, as it requires a ruby interface to 9p. I bagan
> porting libixp to ruby, partly for the purpose of writing my wmiirc with
> it.

I implemented a Ruby extension for the libixp client API some time ago (as of
wmii-2). The task was trivial and the resulting extension worked just fine (it
was faster than resorting to wmiir but I can't remember by which amount).
I'll look into making it work with a recent libixp.

Mauricio Fernandez  -   -  singular Ruby
Received on Mon Jun 05 2006 - 02:21:09 UTC

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