Package Details: lain-git 1645.a34e72b-1

Git Clone URL: (read-only)
Package Base: lain-git
Description: Layouts, asynchronous widgets and utilities for Awesome WM
Upstream URL:
Keywords: awesome
Licenses: GPL2
Conflicts: lain
Provides: lain
Submitter: lcpz
Maintainer: lcpz
Last Packager: lcpz
Votes: 53
Popularity: 0.316090
First Submitted: 2014-04-12 13:33
Last Updated: 2018-03-14 11:17

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lcpz commented on 2018-02-16 17:01

lain.widget.fs has been reimplemented.

New API introduced.

Read the wiki:

lcpz commented on 2017-11-19 18:55


Upstream URL updated, thank you.

Contributed widgets are a plus by users, and can be superseded in future by recipes (like has happened with gpmdp). That's why I don't put related infos.

Anyway, their dependencies are quite obvious: Redshift for redshift, Taskwarrior for taskwarrior...

omtcyfz commented on 2017-11-08 15:32

Could you please add Redshift to optional dependencies (for Redshift widget:

Also, the Upstream URL redirects to, maybe substituting current value with the resulting link would be reasonable.

lcpz commented on 2017-09-13 10:37

lain.widget.pulseaudio renamed as lain.widget.pulse

lcpz commented on 2017-08-14 16:38

lain.widget.contrib.gpmdp moved to Awesome recipes:

Universebenzene commented on 2017-05-06 02:52

@copycat-killer Didn't really get the idea... Maybe I should read more manuals... Thanks anyway.

lcpz commented on 2017-05-01 18:18


Look at

You can grab the timer as a second argument, and use it from your keybinding functions.

Universebenzene commented on 2017-04-30 07:30

However it seems that the official can only update itself automatically after the timeout. And with I often use watch.update with a shortcut key to update the widget manually, which the official one doesn't seem to have. So I think the is still more useful than the official one...

lcpz commented on 2017-04-29 14:17 has been removed because now redundant: use

Use case examples from former wiki entry have been ported here:

lcpz commented on 2017-02-08 13:40

A couple of consistency changes:

1. lain.widgets renamed to lain.widget
2. lain.widget.abase renamed to

@dummys I have no problem here doing

$ git clone # when you start using it
$ cd lain-git
$ git pull
$ makepkg -sri

In case, do

$ rm lain-git/lain* -r

before every update.

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