Re: multiple wmmon applets in wharf

Andrew Sullivan (
Mon, 18 Jan 1999 14:34:23 -0500 (EST)

On Mon, 18 Jan 1999, Jeff Jadwin wrote:

> ....While I'm at it, I have one other question.  On some screenshots
> I've seen, it looks like people are using tail or something similar to
> echo log files to the root window.  

There is a program called "rt" that will allow you to write messages from
various sources on the root window.  It is slightly less
processor-intensive than using a transparent *term, I understand, although
it's not perfect.  I got the version I use through freshmeat.  This
version is rt-0.0.4B.tgz.


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