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commit 1f5c89de03e698cf9c4e65defecd7fc78815ba5f
parent 08201debc7d7cefc3893249f80ff6d4eb193b5b3
Author: <unknown>
Date:   Sat, 17 Nov 2012 21:43:44 +0100

Explain relationship between warp and stdin dwm patches
Diffstat: -> | 0 | 13++++++------- | 11++++-------
3 files changed, 10 insertions(+), 14 deletions(-)

diff --git a/ b/ diff --git a/ b/ @@ -4,10 +4,10 @@ stdin Description ----------- -This backports dwm's old behaviour found in pre-5.3 releases to read the status -text from stdin. It's a matter of personal preference, adds a few LOC, is less -prone to freezing (in my experience) and included here for the sake of -completeness. +dwm releases before 5.3 read the status text from stdin. +This patch is mainly a workaround for the freezing issue caused by +`XSelectInput` with the previous version of the [warp](warp) patch. +Some people might like to write their status to a pipe, though. Download -------- @@ -17,6 +17,5 @@ Download Author ------ -This was originally part of dwm-5.2 and written by Anselm R. Garbe, -but the one to blame for the backport is Moritz Wilhelmy, who can be reached by -writing a mail to moritz plus dwm at wzff dot de. +This was originally part of dwm-5.2 and written by Anselm R. Garbe. +It was ported to later versions of dwm by Moritz Wilhelmy, mw wzff de. diff --git a/ b/ @@ -11,15 +11,12 @@ Download -------- * [dwm-5.9-warp.diff](dwm-5.9-warp.diff) (1.3k) (20111028) -* [dwm-r1525-warp.diff](dwm-r1525-warp.diff) (2.3k) (20100911) +* [dwm-r1525-warp.diff](historical/dwm-r1525-warp.diff) (2.3k) (20100911) + In the patch for r1525, there is a problem with this caused by `XSelectInput`, causing the + statusbar to freeze. Interestingly, the [stdin](stdin) patch works around this. Author ------ -* Evan Gates (emg)<> +* Evan Gates (emg) <> * Enno Boland (Gottox) - -Contributor ------------ - -* Moritz Wilhelmy (n0nsense) `<`moritz plus dwm at wzff dot de`>` - did the port to r1525