[xmonad] Webpage information and a (practical) tour of the Xmonad Contrib in progress

Ismael Carnales icarnales at gmail.com
Thu Jan 29 07:30:35 EST 2009

Sorry for the double posting.

Maybe can draft first the posts in the wiki (so others can help and
correct me) and then post it to the website.


On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 10:29 AM, Ismael Carnales <icarnales at gmail.com> wrote:
> Yup, of course :)
> On Thu, Jan 29, 2009 at 3:12 AM, Don Stewart <dons at galois.com> wrote:
>> icarnales:
>>> Hello, first I want to adress that dmenu and gmrun (both in the
>>> default keybindings and dmenu mentioned in the guided tour) are not
>>> listed as related tools in the download webpage
>>> (http://xmonad.org/download.html), i think they belong there.
>>> Secondly I'm starting a doc that pretends to be a guided tour
>>> lookalike of some of the XMonad Contrib, I'm starting this mainly
>>> because I think it's very difficult for newcomers to discover what
>>> extra features XMonad provides. Haddock documentation is pretty useful
>>> when you know what you are looking for, but when you're looking around
>>> to find if some feature is implemented already, the way that the
>>> documentation is indexed (by alphabetical order) doesn't help much.
>>> The in progress document is located here
>>> http://haskell.org/haskellwiki/XMonadContribTour and all are welcomed
>>> to contribute/comment/correct/etc.
>> Would you like to post parts incrementally on the blog?

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