[racket] Porting Sawfish to Racket

From: Asumu Takikawa (asumu at ccs.neu.edu)
Date: Mon Nov 12 14:30:44 EST 2012

On 2012-11-11 04:33:00 +0100, Laurent wrote:
>  The effort required before having anything usable would just be too
>  big. So I started a new project from scratch (
>  [2]https://github.com/Metaxal/RWind/ ), which is currently in a
>  minimal but usable state (for testing purposes). Even though it's not
>  Sawfish, it's aimed at being very similar to it (extensibility,
>  scripting in Scheme, console, etc.), but of course its current state
>  is nowhere near Sawfish.

Very cool. If anyone is wondering if there's an easy way to run it
without clobbering your existing X session, here's how:

  $ Xephyr -ac -noreset -screen 800x600 :1 &
  $ DISPLAY=:1.0 racket rwind.rkt &

which runs rwind in a nested X session. Make sure to copy the config
file (see github page).


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