It took a while to get it out, but finally, 3 years after the latest release
(1.2), the version of 1.3 of xpyb
(the XCB Python bindngs) is out.
Two years ago, while working on awesome, I joined the Freedesktop initiative
to work on XCB. I had to learn the arcane of the X11 protocol and all the
mysterious and old world that goes with it.
I still don't know why but many GTK+ applications use something called
eggtrayicon. As far as I know, eggtrayicon.c is a file written in 2002 by
Anders Carlsson which implements the Freedesktop.org system
tray procotol for
Today I decided to add some EWMH
support to awesome. It now supports a bunch
of this extensions quite nicely.