[xmonad] darcs patch: Shell.hs: +getBrowser, getEditor, helper... (and 5 more)

Don Stewart dons at galois.com
Thu Apr 3 17:23:40 EDT 2008

> On Apr 3, 2008, at 17:16 , gwern0 at gmail.com wrote:
> >Another suggestion I saw is to use VISUAL, since apparently that's  
> >also used sometimes (but surely even less than EDITOR - even my  
> >extensive config files just define VISUAL=$EDITOR).
> I'm going to be deploying xmonad on Solaris 9.  The standard on  
> Solaris is that $VISUAL is an editor like emacs or vi and if not set  
> falls back to $EDITOR, which defaults to /bin/ed.  This means Solaris  
> users generally ignore $EDITOR and set $VISUAL.

A link to a binary of xmonad 0.7 for Solaris 9 would be really useful!

xmonad's finally getting a lot of packages appearing. E.g. on Debian,
there's now bundles for alpha, amd64, i386, ia64, mips, mipsel and sparc

-- Don

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