[openbox] Opening maximized

Miguel Bazdresch ob-01 at thewizardstower.org
Sun Sep 5 14:59:35 EDT 2004

* Mikael Magnusson <mangosoft at comhem.se> [2004-08-26 07:26]:
> On Thu, 26 Aug 2004, ivanova wrote:
> >
> >I am trying to start feh (image viewer) to be above all other windows and
> >toolbars/docks. I used devilspie to start it with always on top, but how 
> >do I
> >make it go above toolbars/docks? I also tried to set the wintype to 'DOCK' 
> >and
> >'TOOLBAR' without success.
> You can't. I am assuming you want to maximize feh so you see the images 
> fullscreen, for this you want _NET_WM_STATE_FULLSCREEN, i don't know if 
> devilspie can set that for you?

Actually you can. Set the dock to "floating" (you can use obconf for
that) and then you'll be able to place and maximize windows over the

Miguel Bazdresch

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