On Fri, 25 Sep, 2015 at 15:51:28 GMT, Brandon Allbery wrote:
> xmobar expects commands that it runs to return quickly. You will need to
> have a separate script that does the check and logs its result to a file,
> then check the contents of the file from xmobar.
You may also write the string to an X property on the root window and
read it using NamedXPropertyLog.