[Xmonad] Can I use xmobar with DynamicLog?
kai at emptydomain.de
Mon Sep 24 10:55:24 EDT 2007
On Sun, Sep 23, 2007 at 02:50:46PM -0700, David Roundy wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 23, 2007 at 11:48:45PM +0200, Kai Grossjohann wrote:
> > On Sun, Sep 23, 2007 at 10:31:09PM +0200, Andrea Rossato wrote:
> > > On Sun, Sep 23, 2007 at 10:14:04PM +0200, Kai Grossjohann wrote:
> > > > I've just started to use xmobar. It's cool. But I still need dzen2 for
> > > > the DynamicLog stuff. Is there another way?
> > >
> > > No, for the time being. I can easily write a plugin if you use a log
> > > file, but reading a named pipe is almost impossible for xmobar.
> > Maybe DynamicLog could create a symlink whose target is the string to
> > display.
> What would be wrong with using a file?
It would grow.
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