[openbox] Re: Slow menu drawing
marius at cs.pdx.edu
Fri Oct 31 19:49:00 EST 2003
On Thu, Oct 30, 2003 at 01:34:15PM +0000, David Philip Barr wrote:
> i think this is a silly idea, with limited use for maybe just one person -
> e16 used have something like this and it didn't catch on, for reasons i
> just previoulsy highlighted.
Top posting sucks.
> Andy Holmes writes:
> >Adam Gent wrote:
> >>Window Grouping/Glueing/Globbing.
> >>The idea is as follows:
> >>Windows can be grouped by being snapped together (so that they touch, no
> >>space in between). So once all the windows you want are snapped/glued
> >>together you can move them as one. Or you could even move the whole group
> >>to another workspace, or close the whole group. This is like tabs in some
> >>regards except you can always see the contents of both windows. As
> >>desktop space is increased because of larger screens, I think it would be
> >>very benificial to the user to be able to group windows together other
> >>than just by workspaces.
> >Interesting idea...but how do you propose to "unglue" a window once it has
> >been glued if dragging moves all attatched windows? I expect you've come
> >up with this idea with some inspiration from XMMS/Winamp but the differnce
> >there is that there is a 'Main' window.
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