./wm/spectrwm, Small dynamic tiling window manager for X11

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Branch: CURRENT, Version: 3.4.1nb1, Package name: spectrwm-3.4.1nb1, Maintainer: pkgsrc-users

Spectrwm is a small dynamic tiling window manager for X11. It tries
to stay out of the way so that valuable screen real estate can be
used for much more important stuff. It has sane defaults and does
not require one to learn a language to do any configuration. It
was written by hackers for hackers and it strives to be small,
compact and fast.

It was largely inspired by xmonad and dwm. Both are fine products
but suffer from things like: crazy-unportable-language-syndrome,
silly defaults, asymmetrical window layout, "how hard can it be?"
and good old NIH. Nevertheless dwm was a phenomenal resource and
many good ideas and code was borrowed from it. On the other hand
xmonad has great defaults, key bindings and xinerama support but
is crippled by not being written in C.

Spectrwm is a beautiful pearl! For it too, was created by grinding
irritation. Nothing is a bigger waste of time than moving windows
around until they are the right size-ish or having just about any
relevant key combination being eaten for some task one never needs.
The path of agony is too long to quote and in classical OpenBSD
fashion (put up, or hack up) a brand new window manager was whooped
up to serve no other purpose than to obey its masters. It was
written by Marco Peereboom & Ryan Thomas McBride and it is released
under the ISC license.


Required to run:
[fonts/Xft2] [x11/xcursor] [x11/liboldXrandr] [x11/dmenu] [x11/xcb-util] [x11/xcb-util-keysyms] [x11/xcb-util-wm]

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

Master sites:

Filesize: 160.651 KB

Version history: (Expand)


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   2021-10-26 13:25:22 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (106)
Log message:
wm: Replace RMD160 checksums with BLAKE2s checksums

All checksums have been double-checked against existing RMD160 and
SHA512 hashes
   2021-10-07 17:05:15 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (106)
Log message:
wm: Remove SHA1 hashes for distfiles
   2021-05-15 08:58:19 by Nia Alarie | Files touched by this commit (1)
Log message:
spectrwm: uses pkg-config
   2020-08-17 22:20:41 by Leonardo Taccari | Files touched by this commit (2202)
Log message:
*: revbump after fontconfig bl3 changes (libuuid removal)
   2020-06-25 13:29:20 by pin | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
wm/spectrwm: update to 3.4.1

spectrwm 3.4.1

Release on Jun 25, 2020

    Fix always_raise mapping issue.
    Fix _NET_CURRENT_DESKTOP should be updated on ws_next_move/ws_prev_move.
    Fix focus redirect for transient windows that are about to map.
    Fix manual focus should not be affected by pointer on (un)grab.
    Add java detection for JetBrains windows.
    Remove _NET_WM_STATE on withdrawn windows as advised by EWMH spec.
    Add information to man page about program call execution.
   2020-06-18 20:45:25 by pin | Files touched by this commit (2) | Package updated
Log message:
wm/spectrwm: update to 3.4.0

spectrwm 3.4.0
Release on Jun 17, 2020
   Add optional startup parameters:
     -c file - Specify a configuration file to load instead of scanning for one.
     -v - Print version and exit.
   Add new restart_of_day action. (Unbound by default.) (Same as restart but
 configuration file is loaded in full.)
   Improve startup error handling.
   Fix input focus issues.
   Fix max layout 'flickering' issue when focus_mode = follow.
   Fix ws_next_move and ws_prev_move.
   Fix withdrawn window handling.
   Fix focus issue when moving transient (and related) windows between workspaces.
   Fix maximized windows sometimes unmaximize on workspace switch.
   Fix SIGHUP restart.
   Fix transient window crossing issue on focus/swap next/prev actions.
   Fix border color issue when clicking to focus a window on an unfocused region.
   Fix keyboard_mapping fallback issue.
   Fix width calculation of Xft glyphs. (Fixes the (dis)appearing space when
 switching workspaces.)
   Increase bar hard limits to better accomodate complex markup sequences.
   Add workaround to man page for OSs ignoring LD_PRELOAD.
   Add some notes to man page and fix a warning.
   Add missing options to example spectrwm.conf.
   Update spectrwm_fr.conf
   linux: Add example baraction.sh script.
   linux: Accept user-provided pkg-config command.
   linux: Install examples.
   2019-12-30 14:15:37 by ng0 | Files touched by this commit (5) | Package removed
Log message:
wm/spectrwm: Update to 3.3.0

packaged by pin <voidpin@protonmail.com> in pkgsrc-wip

Changelog:

spectrwm 3.3.0
==============

Released on Dec 19, 2019

* Add new bar text markup sequences for multiple colors/fonts/sections.
* Add new `bar_font_pua` option to assign a font (such as an icon font)
  to the Unicode Private Use Area (U+E000 -> U+F8FF).
* Extend `disable_border` option with `always`.
* Add support for XDG Base Directory Specification.
* Add OpenBSD pledge(2) support.
* Enable xinput2 on OpenBSD.
* Enable travis.
* Fix keysym binding issue with multiple keyboard layouts.
* Fix buffer overflow in `bar_strlcat_esc`.
* Fix infinite loop due to unsigned integer overflow.
* Fix cygwin compile issues.
* Fix NetBSD Makefile.
* Bunch of statical analyzer fixes.
* Bunch of minor fixes.
   2018-12-20 13:33:24 by Jaap Boender | Files touched by this commit (6)
Log message:
Updated wm/spectrwm to version 3.2.0.

Changed distribution (upstream is now on github).
Patches to the build system have been submitted upstream.

As for features since the last version, there have been many changes
that can all be found in CHANGELOG.md in the distribution. The program
continues to work as before, just better.