./wm/i3, Improved dynamic tiling window manager

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 4.18nb2, Package name: i3-4.18nb2, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

Key features of i3 are correct implementation of Xinerama (workspaces are
assigned to virtual screens, i3 does the right thing when attaching new
monitors), XrandR support (not done yet), horizontal and vertical columns
(think of a table) in tiling. Also, special focus is on writing clean,
readable and well documented code. i3 uses xcb for asynchronous
communication with X11, and has several measures to be very fast.

Please be aware i3 is primarily targeted at advanced users and developers.


Required to run:
[graphics/cairo] [lang/perl5] [devel/pango] [devel/pcre] [x11/xcursor] [x11/startup-notification] [x11/xcb-util] [x11/libxcb] [devel/libev] [devel/yajl] [x11/xcb-util-keysyms] [x11/xcb-util-wm] [x11/xcb-util-cursor] [x11/libxkbcommon] [x11/xcb-util-xrm]

Required to build:
[textproc/xmlto] [textproc/asciidoc] [pkgtools/x11-links] [x11/xcb-proto] [x11/fixesproto4] [pkgtools/cwrappers] [x11/xorgproto]

Master sites:

SHA1: 16ec8730ba3265859a6893a9d64fdbecf22065e1
RMD160: 1c41c5b915fc049b8acfab8f50ac45cf42a0c267
Filesize: 1190.03 KB

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   2020-03-10 23:11:24 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (1681) | Package updated
Log message:
librsvg: update bl3.mk to remove libcroco in rust case

recursive bump for the dependency change
   2020-03-08 17:51:54 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2833)
Log message:
*: recursive bump for libffi
   2020-02-26 16:15:45 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
i3: Update to 4.18

 ┌───────────────────────── \ 
──┐
 │ Release notes for i3 v4.18 │
 └───────────────────────── \ 
──┘

This is i3 v4.18. This version is considered stable. All users of i3 are
strongly encouraged to upgrade.

 ┌───────────────────────── \ 
──┐
 │ Changes in i3 v4.18        │
 └───────────────────────── \ 
──┘

  • docs/ipc: document fullscreen_mode in GET_TREE reply
  • docs/ipc: document marks field in GET_TREE reply
  • docs/ipc: document window_type in GET_TREE reply
  • docs/ipc: improve documentation for window_properties
  • docs/userguide: clarify commands/config directive wording
  • layout saving: remanage window after property updates (e.g. titles)
  • get_first_output: prefer primary output (e.g. when moving disabled outputs)
  • ipc: add window_type to nodes
  • ipc: add container id to nodes
  • allow dragging active titles for all container types (e.g. floating+tabbed)
  • allow dragging inactive titles after a 10px threshold
  • make tray icon order deterministic (sorted by class/instance)
  • implement focus next|prev
  • implement focus next|prev sibling
  • implement focus_wrapping workspace
  • exit with exit code 0 on --help
  • exec command: respect command criteria

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 │ Bugfixes                   │
 └───────────────────────── \ 
──┘

  • build: fix lcov support
  • build: use AC_REPLACE_FUNCS, drop bundled memmem
  • build: fix building with -fno-common (for gcc 10)
  • build: configure: deal with git worktree checkouts, where .git is a file
  • docs/userguide: fix link to pango markup
  • docs/userguide: add missing manipulating_layout anchor
  • docs/userguide: fix IPC socket location
  • i3-nagbar: make debug log visible
  • i3-nagbar: fix small memory leaks
  • i3bar: fix small memory leaks
  • move workspace to output: don’t create duplicate numbered workspace
  • correctly select output when pointer query fails
  • fix moving windows to scratchpad when using marks
  • fix startup workspace selection when workspace command uses options
  • do not try to center floating window on itself (fixes xterm placement)
  • fix “move window to <mark>” when target is a workspace
  • correctly activate windows behind a fullscreen window
  • fix back-and-forth after renaming workspaces
  • keep focus when moving container to marked workspace
  • do not show scratchpad windows upon move to position command
  • reparent windows to their current position when unmanaging
    (fixes dock clients unexpectedly moving to different output)
  • fix crash when moving containers
  • scratchpad_move: un-fullscreen correct container
  • avoid crash when nc->window is NULL

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 │ Thanks!                    │
 └───────────────────────── \ 
──┘

Thanks for testing, bugfixes, discussions and everything I forgot go out to:

  acheronfail, Albert Safin, Antoine, Benjamin Dopplinger, Brian Ashworth,
  Damien Cassou, Daniele Varrazzo, David Shen, Erwin J. van Eijk, Ingo Bürk,
  Iskustvo, izzel, Konst Mayer, Orestis Floros, Yury Ignatev

-- Michael Stapelberg, 2020-02-17
   2019-11-04 22:50:16 by Roland Illig | Files touched by this commit (13)
Log message:
wm: align variable assignments

pkglint -Wall -F --only aligned --only indent -r

No manual corrections.
   2019-10-06 14:12:06 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
i3: Update to 4.17.1

 ┌───────────────────────── \ 
────┐
 │ Release notes for i3 v4.17.1 │
 └───────────────────────── \ 
────┘

This is i3 v4.17.1. This version is considered stable. All users of i3 are
strongly encouraged to upgrade.

This is a bugfix release for v4.17

 ┌───────────────────────── \ 
──┐
 │ Bugfixes                   │
 └───────────────────────── \ 
──┘

  • unset _I3_RESTART_FD after restart (fixes crashes on restart)
  • default config: immediately refresh i3status after volume changes
  • default config: add XF86AudioMicMute
  • default config: mention loginctl lock-session alongside xss-lock
  • default config: use workspace number, not just workspace

 ┌───────────────────────── \ 
──┐
 │ Thanks!                    │
 └───────────────────────── \ 
──┘

Thanks for testing, bugfixes, discussions and everything I forgot go out to:

  David Shen

-- Michael Stapelberg, 2019-08-30
   2019-08-16 12:59:55 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (4) | Package updated
Log message:
i3: update to 4.17.

 ┌───────────────────────── \ 
──┐
 │ Release notes for i3 v4.17 │
 └───────────────────────── \ 
──┘

This release contains a number of assorted fixes and improvements across pretty
much all individual components of i3.

 ┌───────────────────────── \ 
──┐
 │ Changes in i3 v4.17        │
 └───────────────────────── \ 
──┘

  • config: make binding modes case-sensitive
  • default config: mention ~/.config/i3/config
  • default config: start xss-lock, nm-applet, pactl (volume keys)
  • docs/userguide: update syntax in strip_workspace_*
  • docs/userguide: add a section about hidpi displays
  • docs/userguide: document mark --replace
  • docs/userguide: uncomment and update mark section example
  • docs/userguide: point out differences of normal/pixel title bars
  • docs/userguide: clarify which config directives can be used at runtime
  • docs/userguide: for_window is a directive, not a command
  • docs/ipc: clarify event/reply types
  • docs/ipc: mention new i3-ipc++ C++ library
  • docs/ipc: clarify restart/exit behavior
  • docs/i3bar-protocol: add markup
  • man/i3.man: fix config file search order
  • ipc: make restart command send a reply once restart completed
  • ipc: use queue for all messages
    fixes i3bar issues when switching between workspaces with many windows
  • i3-dump-log: clarify log message
  • i3-msg: exit with status code 2 when i3 returns an error
  • render left and right borders of titles in stacked mode
  • make swap work with floating windows, fix swap crash
  • switch to clang-format-6.0
  • add input and bounding shapes support
    (e.g. for the https://github.com/phw/peek screen recorder)
  • preserve back_and_forth across restarts
  • allow partial UTF-8 to UCS-2 conversion for better handling of
    title bar content which cannot be represented (e.g. emoji)
    when using bitmap pixel fonts
  • check for duplicate key bindings in i3 -C
  • i3bar: support transparency via --transparency flag (RGBA)
  • i3bar: support for user-defined border widths

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 │ Bugfixes                   │
 └───────────────────────── \ 
──┘

  • build: correctly depend on glib (for g_utf8_make_valid)
  • build: fix build when git is configured to show signatures
  • ipc: report correct workspace in init event after workspace move
  • ipc: send missing window:focus event
  • i3bar: correctly recognize click events with text alignment
  • i3bar: fix running without fd 0
  • i3bar: correctly handle button presses on separator
  • i3 --moreversion: warn when $DISPLAY is unset
  • i3bar: support disabling click events
  • release.sh: persist correct version number in docs
  • accept output names containing spaces (e.g. in assignment)
  • fix cursor resizing positioning
  • fix aspect ratio issues (e.g. with mpv)
  • fix brief focus flicker when renaming workspaces
  • fix crash when canceling i3 via ctrl+c
  • fix heap-use-after-free, memory leak
  • fix focus bugs in enabling/disabling RandR outputs
  • fix crash with popups when fullscreen is non-leaf
  • fix crash when moving a second window to mark
  • fix crash with programs with splash screen
  • fix atoms when closing inactive workspace
  • apply title_align to non-leaf containers
  • layout loading: correctly mark non-leaf containers
  • truncate wm_name utf8 strings to first zero byte
    (makes window titles work with buggy clients)
  • fix crash in workspace moving
  • export I3SOCK environment variable (again)
  • fix hanging flaky testcase by using the correct X11 connection
  • resize: add missing error replies
  • don’t pop up floating windows on the wrong workspace
  • remove extra \n from errx and die calls
   2019-08-11 15:25:21 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3557) | Package updated
Log message:
Bump PKGREVISIONs for perl 5.30.0
   2019-03-14 12:07:18 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (3) | Package updated
Log message:
i3: update to 4.16.1.

This is i3 v4.16.1. This version is considered stable. All users of i3 are
strongly encouraged to upgrade.

This is a bugfix release for v4.16.

Bugfixes

  • Truncate wm_name utf8 strings to first zero byte
    (fixes window title corruption)
  • Apply title_align to non-leaf containers
    Additionally, marks will now display for non-leaf containers.
  • attach_to_workspace: set new parent before tree_render
    (fixes a heap-use-after-free)
  • Use ipc queue for all messages
    (fixes an i3bar crash)
  • Fix crash with popups when fullscreen is non-leaf
  • Fix: render_con shows floating containers on wrong workspace