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dzen is a scriptable notification, messaging, and menuing application. It provides user control through a flexible event/action mechanism.

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Recent releases

  •  18 Aug 2007 09:19

    Release Notes: This release adds optional XPM icon support, new formatting commands that allow you to position and draw the input more freely, actions to grab the pointer, and several fixes and clean-ups.

    •  04 Aug 2007 18:35

      Release Notes: This release adds new in-text formating language commands, "^fg()" and "^bg()" without arguments to set the default foreground or background colors, and "^ro(WIDTHxHEIGHT)" and "^co(RADIUS)" to draw outlined rectangles and circles, respectively.

      •  01 Aug 2007 22:05

        Release Notes: This release adds the following new in-text commands: "^tw()" explicitly draw to the title window, "^p(PIXELS)" positions the next input pixels to the right, and ^c(RADIUS) draws a circle. The following new gadgets have been added: gdbar (a graphical progress meter), gcpubar (a graphical CPU usage meter), and kittscanner (a fun gadget).

        •  26 Jul 2007 18:27

          Release Notes: This release adds an overworked in-text parser supporting lighweight icons and drawing of user defined rectangles anywhere in dzen's input.

          •  19 Jul 2007 21:52

            Release Notes: This release fixes a bug that occurred with some font settings.

            Recent comments

            04 Aug 2007 13:17 LordFalcon

            Great tool
            This is a great tool. It really comes in handy with a lot of tools. But to many apps still lack hooks to run arbitrary commands on actions :(

            Well this project get's a 10 from me...


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