Re: [wmii] [ANN] Major changes.

From: Robert C Corsaro <>
Date: Tue, 01 Apr 2008 10:19:16 -0400

Davide Anchisi wrote:
>> The main downside is that,
>> since JRE startup time is so slow, even with gcj, you'll not be
>> able to use a shell script, since wmiir becomes unusable.
>> Therefore, wmiirc is now written in Groovy, the Java-based
>> scripting language (and also a brand of coconut... hm.).
> And what about system load, resource consumption and speed of use?
> Davide
I'd like to announce I am forking wmii. I don't like this java change.
  I will be concentrating on 3d desktop and transparency, which are long
overdue in wmii. We will be sticking to the C language for those concerned.
Received on Tue Apr 01 2008 - 16:19:25 UTC

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