monsterwm

Personal build of monsterwm
git clone git://git.gormless.xyz/monsterwm.git
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      1 
      2 mopag
      3 -----
      4 
      5 a small pager for [monsterwm][m].
      6 
      7   [m]: https://github.com/c00kiemon5ter/monsterwm
      8 
      9 it visually displays
     10 the number of desktops
     11 and number of windows on each desktop
     12 in a thin bar.
     13 
     14 configuration
     15 -------------
     16 
     17 configuration is done through the source itself.
     18 
     19 edit `mopag.c` and define the prefered colors,
     20 for active/inactive desktops, urgent hints,
     21 size of bar and markers, and bar placement
     22 (top or bottom of the screen).
     23 
     24 installation
     25 ------------
     26 
     27     $ $EDITOR mopag.c
     28     $ make
     29     # make install
     30 
     31 run
     32 ---
     33 
     34 on `.xinitrc` or whatever file is used to start `monsterwm` do:
     35 
     36     monsterwm | mopag
     37 
     38 to use with other statusbars like `dzen` or [`some_sorta_bar`][ssb] you'll need a _fifo_.
     39 the statusbars will read info from the fifo, while the pager from monsterwm's output through `tee`.
     40 
     41   [ssb]: https://github.com/moetunes/Some_sorta_bar
     42 
     43     fifo="/tmp/monsterwm.fifo"
     44     mkfifo -m 600 "$fifo"
     45 
     46     while read ..
     47         [..snip..] # see https://gist.github.com/1905427
     48     done < "$fifo" | dzen &  # or some_sorta_bar
     49 
     50     monsterwm | tree -a "$fifo" | mopag
     51 
     52 credits
     53 -------
     54 
     55  * original author is Matus Telgarsky.
     56  * minor changes by Ivan c00kiemon5ter Kanakarakis.
     57