[xmonad] Issue 385 in xmonad: try to recompile ~/.xmonad/xmonad-$arch-$os if running it fails

Joachim Breitner mail at joachim-breitner.de
Sat Apr 3 15:08:19 EDT 2010


Am Samstag, den 03.04.2010, 18:43 +0000 schrieb
codesite-noreply at google.com:
> To detect an exitcode /usr/bin/xmonad could start the user's
> binary with rawSystem, but then the original process would be
> running the whole time. The attached (mostly untested) patch
> does this. 

if xmonad would fork after successful initialization, the calling
process gets a change to tell failure and success apart.

The forking could be made dependent on a command line flag.


Joachim "nomeata" Breitner
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