On October 18, 2016 10:20:00 AM CDT, Christopher Allan Webber
>Eric Bavier writes:
>> Hello Guix,
>> The first patch fixes an often-bemoaned usability issue in SLiM. The
>> second is mostly to improve aesthetics, IMHO.
>I'm not as sure about how needed the second one is, but the first patch
>looks very useful. I've certainly been bit by the "mistyping my
>password and suddenly ending up on StumpWM" bug.
I remember the first few times using SLiM on a slightly older computer. After
logging in the screen would simply clear and I was left wondering whether
things were working or if I had gotten the config wrong and things were just
hosed. So the second patch adds visual feedback similar to what you get when
typing "halt" at the prompt.
>One thing that's missing from the .patch files: they don't say
>authorship or origin. Could you add that?
They're my own patches :). But sure, the others SLiM patches have authors
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