Re: [wmii] problem with snap20070218

From: Kris Maglione <>
Date: Thu, 22 Feb 2007 00:18:07 -0500

On Wed, Feb 21, 2007 at 11:01:55PM -0600, Alex Kritikos wrote:
>The same thing happens to me, with both shell- and ruby-based wmiirc's.
>Using snap20070218.1, I can pretty reliably get wmii to stop responding to
>key events after I close firefox, when firefox is the last window with the
>current tag. After I click a different tag in the LeftBar, everything is

I've already been able to duplicate this and have fixed it in

>Another thing: when I close a gaim (yes, I know)

Then why do you persist?

>wmii ends, and I'm tossed back to the X display manger.

I can't understand why anyone would use xdm. At any rate, this has been
brought up time and time again. There's absolutely no reason that X
should die with wmii. Simply start wmii from a loop, or start it in the
background followed by a loop which sleeps, repeatedly. If you have a
core and a debugging image, however, a backtrace would be welcome.

Kris Maglione
The best way to inspire fresh thoughts is to seal
the letter.

Received on Thu Feb 22 2007 - 06:18:41 UTC

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