[openbox] notes after using alpha5 for some time
smoynes at nerdnest.org
Tue Aug 19 09:44:58 EDT 2003
* Marcin Cylke (marcin_cylke at o2.pl) wrote:
> Hello I've been using alpha5 version since the time of its release
> and I have some feature requests.
> First thing is window placement - I mentioned that earlier, but got
> no answers. Will it be implemented?
Windows are placed, yes. The best way to change the behaviour, is to
write the code. There is a lot to be done and not many developers.
> Other thing are window decoration. Is it possible now to set windows
> attributes for not having any decorations? I'm ably to toggle this
> feature off when I run a program. But after closing it and opening
> again the decorations are still there. It would be nice to have such
This should probably be left up to the application. The EWMH
specification gives application authors the hints to set, and the
window manager will respond to them.
> And the last question is whether there will be something like slit
> in blackbox? I know that I can make a window omnipresent, but I
> would also like to place some apps in a special area - don't like to
> have those apps mess around all the workspaces :)
It is called the dock.
Scott Moynes http://www.icculus.org/openbox/
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