External now runs scripts in a separate thread to prevent them from lagging the bar thread
116:7dbc335f1454 — Scoopta 30 days ago
Plugin labels will be hidden if the plugin's output is empty
115:7f552ea39d35 — Scoopta a month ago
Cleaned up some memory leaks

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IN DEV

This project is at feature parity with Jaybar however it can still be very sensitive to things like configuration mistakes which can cause segfaults

Root Bar

Root Bar is a bar for wlroots based wayland compositors such as sway and was designed to address the lack of good bars for wayland.

Dependencies

libwayland-dev
libgtk-3-dev
libjson-c-dev
libpulse-dev
pkg-config

Building

hg clone https://hg.sr.ht/~scoopta/rootbar
cd rootbar/Release
make

Installing

sudo cp rootbar /usr/bin

Uninstalling

sudo rm /usr/bin/rootbar

Bug Reports

Please file bug reports at https://todo.sr.ht/~scoopta/rootbar

Contributing

Please submit patches to https://lists.sr.ht/~scoopta/rootbar

You can find documentation here https://man.sr.ht/hg.sr.ht/email.md

Packages

If you're on Arch there's an unofficial AUR package https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/rootbar-hg/