Re: AS Tools & Config Programs

David Mihm (
Fri, 7 Aug 1998 05:29:25 -0500 (CDT)

On Fri, 7 Aug 1998, David Taylor wrote:

! Is there a definitive site that lists and provides all common add-ons to
! Afterstep?  If so, can someone reply with the URL of the site?

	Most, if not all, of the applets that are "for" AfterStep come
with AfterStep, i.e. asclock, ascd, asmail, etc.

! I have found a couple of sites like this for the Windowmaker wm.  Also,
! in my searches I've noticed that there seems to be a much greater number
! of tools for Windowmaker than there are for Afterstep... is this right
! or am I just looking in the wrong places?

	They are programs which Window Maker devotees have written that
are designed to work with the WindowMaker Dock (see below).

! Also, can dockable applications designed for Windowmaker be used in
! Afterstep.  That is, there are quite a few nifty apps I found at the
! Windowmaker site that I'd like to use and swallow into my wharf... will
! this work?

	All the programs work out of the box for AfterStep as well.  I
happen to run wmppp, wmmixer, wmcdplay, and wmload.  You will need or to fully swallow these applets into the wharf as
they require the entire 64x64 space.  The applets still function as
advertised in lower versions of AS, only a small portion of the applet is
cut off in the Wharf.

	If you haven't already found the pager for these wm applets: {news.html || programs.html} , and

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