[xmonad] Call for xmonad.hs

Gwern Branwen gwern0 at gmail.com
Sat Nov 1 15:29:49 EDT 2008

On Fri, Oct 31, 2008 at 9:33 PM, Ismael Carnales <icarnales at gmail.com> wrote:
> Excellent, the noborders extension is practically a must in every
> configuration,

Yes, I think this has been suggested before. IIRC, the reason that it
was rejected from core was that it would confuse Xinerama users (who
need to know which of the hypothetically-fullscreen'd monitors is the
focused one). I don't think that this is a great reason - surely it
could be reasonably easily modified to be a null-op in the case where
multiple monitors are actually being used?

> also I think DynamicLog could be in core, who whats a WM
> with no Worspace names, urgent hints or another things? That could
> attract more users that only use Haskell for this great WM (i'm on the
> road of fixing that :) )
> I'll use this to ask for and old doubt of mine, what's
> the difference between DwmPromote and Promote??
> void in the Xmonad Wiki, my configuration:
> http://www.haskell.org/haskellwiki/Xmonad/Config_archive/void's_xmonad.hs
> and BTW: why is it in the old configuration archive??
> byebye!

I'm not sure why; I must've made a mistake and thought that it didn't
compile with 0.8, but I just checked it again and it does seem to


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