Re: [Sawfish] plain sawfish as a window manager

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On Wed, Aug 22, 2012 at 2:19 PM, Richard <r_j_humphreys@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I switched because... long-ish story...
> .. partly because I got tired of fighting with FVWM's odd config syntax. It
> is hugely powerful but I never really became comfortable with it.

Actually, I did look at FVWM long time ago, and I also think the
config syntax looks weird. But I had a colleague at that time who
built a very nice desktop with FVWM.

> and
> ... about six months ago I spent a few days in a fruitless attempt to learn
> lisp. Life got in the way and that was abandoned for a while. I revisited
> the idea a few days ago and decided that it would be helpful to use an
> existing lisp application with which I could tinker. I did briefly consider
> looking at CLFSWM - but decided instead that sawfish looked fun.

Same here, same here... I've always wanted to learn more about lisp.
Long time ago I've actually programmed in scheme a bit, and I do use
emacs, but I never really programmed a lot in (a) lisp. Emacs-lisp en
rep-lisp are lisps, but it seems each has their own set of


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