[xmonad] xmonad config error

Brent Yorgey byorgey at seas.upenn.edu
Tue Oct 28 22:26:11 EDT 2008

On Tue, Oct 28, 2008 at 07:20:18PM -0400, Guy Wire wrote:
> Okay, it lists the version of xmonad as 0.8-1.  I know I got the xmonad.hs file from somewhere on the xmonad website.  In trying to track down where I found it, I found http://haskell.org/haskellwiki/Xmonad/Config_archive/Template_xmonad.hs .  I'm assuming this is where I got it.  However, replacing my old file with this gives me new errors:
> xmonad.hs:141:10: Not in scope: 'modifyGap'
> xmonad.hs:141.38: Not in scope: 'XMonad.defaultGaps'
> xmonad.hs:273:8: Not in scope: 'defaultGaps'
> I'm afraid I don't really know what "darcs" is.  I see a xmonad-darcs listed in my repo, so perhaps I'll try that.  Forgive me for being a dummy, but I'm trying to learn.  Thanks for your help!

Hm, it seems you found the template config file for xmonad 0.6, although it unfortunately doesn't seem to be labeled as such.  Try this instead:



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