Re: [wmii] dmenu mpd client

From: Christian G. Warden <>
Date: Wed, 10 Oct 2007 10:04:16 -0700

On Wed, Oct 10, 2007 at 06:36:40PM +0200, Johannes Krude wrote:
> hi,
> I have develloped a mpd client with dmenu. It fits nicely into wmii if you
> bind a key to this client (I use ALT-X for this purpose).
> It consists of two parts, a modified status for wmii, to display the mpd's
> status and a ruby script which controls the mpd and takes the user input
> throug dmenu.
> just copy these two files to your ~/.wmii-3.5 or whatever your wmii directory
> is and modify your wmiirc to bind a key for executing the mpd-dmenu
> to run this scripts you need:
> dmenu
> wmii
> ruby
> mpc

Hi Johannes,
I get the following when trying to run mpd-dmenu:
MPD_HOST="localhost" mpc --no-status
sh: -c: line 29: syntax error: unexpected end of file

The status script runs, but shows the contents of $WMII_NORMCOLORS in
the status bar.


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