Re: [wmii] Strange output when closing x

From: Andrej Gelenberg <>
Date: Wed, 27 Feb 2008 00:29:31 +0100 (CET)


On Tue, 26 Feb 2008, Pontus Andersson wrote:

> I also think that a Quit event would make sense, in order to let
> everything quit more gracefully. There is almost always a reason to quit
> things the "right" way (not at least from a semantics perspective).
> Maybe a bit exaggerated example for this, but is there any reason not to
> turn off your computer by pressing the power button instead of shutdown
> -h now? Or using kill -9 $(pidof <insert_your_favourite_app_here>) to
> close an application?

'kill -9' is not very gut idea, if program must do enithing bevor it be
closed. wmiirc have nothing to do and it doesn't matter how will it
knew, what wmii is ded.
Whenn you wont, you can add followed line in wmiirc:
Event Quit
         echo Quit | wmiir write /event || exit 1

and close your session with $MODKEY+q.
Received on Wed Feb 27 2008 - 00:29:55 UTC

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