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commit 94d3c79ce93e7ad0d5aa7ebd575c72801364a1ec
parent 50acb8197d4b0c548ec5161551a57318d8f337c4
Author: Aaron Marcher <>
Date:   Fri, 18 May 2018 10:50:38 +0200

Replace deprecated dwmstatus with slstatus

Diffstat: | 22+++++++---------------
1 file changed, 7 insertions(+), 15 deletions(-)

diff --git a/ b/ @@ -3,16 +3,16 @@ dwmstatus **dwm**'s status bar text can be set using the `xsetroot -name $status` notion. This very well leads to big scripts, which pull in unneeded -dependencies. One solution for this is to write everything in C. C is much -more efficient. This page will give you a barebone dwmstatus project and -show examples on how to extend it to your needs. +dependencies. One solution for this is to write everything in C, which is much +more efficient. -The Barebone ------------- +slstatus - suckless status +-------------------------- - git clone git:// +General purpose status monitor for dwm and other window managers for Linux and +OpenBSD written in C for maxium efficiency. -This is a barebone project you can use for changing it to your needs. +You can read more [on the project page]( User submitted versions ----------------------- @@ -27,7 +27,6 @@ Please add your own version of dwmstatus here (keeping the list sorted). * [go-dwmstatus]( - A Go bar that prints current MPD song, load averages, time/date and battery percentage. * [gods]( - implemented in Go. prints network speed, cpu, ram, date/time * [profil-dwmstatus-1.0.c](profil-dwmstatus-1.0.c) - cpufreq, battery percent and date/time -* **slstatus** - suckless alternative to bash scripts (inefficient) and conky (bloated for this use) - it displays various system information and can be customized via config.h - [git mirror](, [github]( * [suspend-statusbar.c]( - date, loadavg, battery and more. If battery goes below threshold - run suspend command Helper functions @@ -52,10 +51,3 @@ add them here as file or as code example. * [Battery function](batterystatus.c) : Battery percentage and status. + if charging, - if discharging, = if full. * [Alsa Volume API](getvol.c) : Alsa Volume via the Alsa API - -Questions ---------- - -If you have any questions regarding dwmstatus, contact Christoph Lohmann -(<>). -