[openbox] Monitor wich window has focus

John Russell jjrussell at gmail.com
Fri May 20 07:22:02 EDT 2005

On 5/20/05, muzzle <muzzle at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> I was wondering about some program to time how long each window lives
> on my desktop and how long it stays focused.
> It'd be a way to measure how long I spend working and how much time is
> wasted reading fortunes and answering emails. I think I could take
> some code from xev to do the job, but I would first like to know if
> there is some tool that does a similar job around, can you help me?

I know of no such program, but it might not be too hard to parse the
devilspie logs of opening and closing files with a perl script to give
you a report on when windows are open, raised lowered and closed.


> Bye,
> Michele
> --
> "Aspetto un'emozione sempre piu' indefinibile" (CCCP Fedeli alla linea)

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