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pkg/45218: Outdated wm/dwm in pkgsrc-current (5.8.2 vs. 5.9); patch included
>Synopsis: Outdated wm/dwm in pkgsrc-current (5.8.2 vs. 5.9); patch
>Arrival-Date: Sat Aug 06 00:55:00 +0000 2011
>Originator: Bug Hunting
The wm/dwm package in pkgsrc-current currently holds dwm version 5.8.2,
while the current upstream release is 5.9. Updating is desired.
While here, update the `DESCR' file; the patch below makes it reflect (most of)
today's description as can be found on <http://dwm.suckless.org/>.
The exact actual upstream changes, e.g. to (partly) include in the pkgsrc CVS
commit message, are currently unknown to me; it should be able though to
extract them from <http://hg.suckless.org/dwm/> (or
<http://hg.suckless.org/dwm/log/dd74622a4785>, as linked to on there,
specifically). It's possible my previous PR on updating wm/dwm, pkg/44987,
gave misleading URLs to exact changelogs of version 5.8, 5.8.1 and 5.8.2;
this might or might not have lead to (partly) incorrect pkgsrc commit messages
(being those of r1.11 of wm/dwm/Makefile, r1.11 of wm/dwm/distinfo, and
r1.2 of wm/dwm/options.mk.) Again: I'm unsure.
When the package is updated, the relevant line from doc/TODO can be
deleted; this is also done by the patch below. Additionally,
doc/CHANGES-2011 should obviously be updated accordingly as well.
With an up-to-date checkout of pkgsrc-current, issue
"cd /usr/pkgsrc/wm/dwm; make package-name"; compare with the current
content of <http://dwm.suckless.org/>.
Apply proposed patches, generated with
"cd /usr/pkgsrc/; cvs diff -u wm/dwm doc/TODO",
which were created, tested, and found to work correctly on NetBSD/i386:
RCS file: /cvsroot/pkgsrc/doc/TODO,v
retrieving revision 1.10462
diff -u -r1.10462 TODO
--- doc/TODO 5 Aug 2011 18:07:16 -0000 1.10462
+++ doc/TODO 5 Aug 2011 23:48:16 -0000
@@ -524,7 +524,6 @@
- o dwm-5.9
cvs diff: Diffing wm/dwm
RCS file: /cvsroot/pkgsrc/wm/dwm/DESCR,v
retrieving revision 22.214.171.124
diff -u -r126.96.36.199 DESCR
--- wm/dwm/DESCR 13 Apr 2007 09:08:07 -0000 188.8.131.52
+++ wm/dwm/DESCR 5 Aug 2011 23:48:16 -0000
@@ -1,9 +1,19 @@
-dwm is a dynamic window manager for X. It manages windows in tiling
-and floating modes. Either mode can be applied dynamically, optimizing
-the environment for the application in use and the task performed. It
-is the little brother of wmii.
+dwm is a dynamic window manager for X. It manages windows in tiled,
+monocle and floating layouts. All of the layouts can be applied
+dynamically, optimising the environment for the application in use
+and the task performed.
-dwm contains a small status bar which displays all available tags, the
-mode, the title of the focused window, and the text read from standard
-input. The selected tags are highlighted with a different color, the
-tags of the focused window are highlighted with a small point.
+In tiled layout windows are managed in a master and stacking area.
+The master area contains the window which currently needs most
+attention, whereas the stacking area contains all other windows.
+In monocle layout all windows are maximised to the screen size. In
+floating layout windows can be resized and moved freely.
+Windows are grouped by tags. Each window can be tagged with one or
+multiple tags. Selecting certain tags displays all windows with
+Each screen contains a small status bar which displays all available
+tags, the layout, the number of visible windows, the title of the
+focused window, and the text read from the root window name property,
+if the screen is focused.
RCS file: /cvsroot/pkgsrc/wm/dwm/Makefile,v
retrieving revision 1.11
diff -u -r1.11 Makefile
--- wm/dwm/Makefile 17 Jun 2011 11:59:57 -0000 1.11
+++ wm/dwm/Makefile 5 Aug 2011 23:48:16 -0000
@@ -1,7 +1,7 @@
# $NetBSD: Makefile,v 1.11 2011/06/17 11:59:57 obache Exp $
RCS file: /cvsroot/pkgsrc/wm/dwm/distinfo,v
retrieving revision 1.11
diff -u -r1.11 distinfo
--- wm/dwm/distinfo 17 Jun 2011 11:59:57 -0000 1.11
+++ wm/dwm/distinfo 5 Aug 2011 23:48:16 -0000
@@ -1,5 +1,5 @@
$NetBSD: distinfo,v 1.11 2011/06/17 11:59:57 obache Exp $
-SHA1 (dwm-5.8.2.tar.gz) = ee4fecee6b404969884088cafba14d538c77b9f9
-RMD160 (dwm-5.8.2.tar.gz) = 5cdc22af7b7d223ef935dc65eae7c8f3630b2b76
-Size (dwm-5.8.2.tar.gz) = 20326 bytes
+SHA1 (dwm-5.9.tar.gz) = 45d011b70cee0208c43b756650c6f736e0c8661b
+RMD160 (dwm-5.9.tar.gz) = 92af278597db706fb2a4b63aa9169a3ef612cd2c
+Size (dwm-5.9.tar.gz) = 20517 bytes
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