Any chance of seeing a port of Conky?

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at
Mon Dec 2 18:07:47 PST 2013

On Mon, Dec 2, 2013 at 9:03 PM, James Linder <jam at> wrote:
> On 03/12/2013, at 4:00 AM, macports-users-request at lists.macosforge.orgwrote:
> >> iStat Menus costs $16  where as gkrellm costs nothing.
> >
> > I didn?t say iStat Menus. I said iStats Pro, which costs nothing.
> >> gkrellm is much more fun, customising, skinable and there are plugins.
> >
> > Cannot argue there.
> I must be a bear of little brain (Winnie ther (sic) Pooh) but I cannot see
> how they put info on the root window a la the screenshots.

gkrellm can't draw into the OS X "root window", it requires X11 and that
you run xquartz / xorg-server in full screen mode.

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