XMobar clickable workspaces

November 26, 2013

After years of using xfce for daily work I’ve headed back to tiling territory.

Stumbled on a git bug report discussing clickable workspaces with xmobar, which lead me to the xmobar plugin: UnsafeStdinReader that would enable escape sequences in workspace to be accepted by xmobar.

Below is a working example:

And the xmobarrc: