[openbox] Best way to programmatically toggle decorations?
mangosoft at comhem.se
Fri Jun 9 03:56:31 EDT 2006
On Thu, 8 Jun 2006, Gary Scharf wrote:
> What's the best/simplest approach to programmatically setting the
> decorated/undecorated state of a window?
Is this in a program you are writing yourself?
> I've considered 3 methods:
> -wmctrl: I'd hoped that setting properties would be noticed and acted
> upon by openbox, but I've either not found the property, or this
> approach isn't going to work
If not, you can use devilspie
> -Key stuffing: Another method might be to map a keystroke to the
> toggledecorations action, but I'm not sure by what method I might do
> that. It'd also be nicer to be able to explicitly set the desired state,
> though I guess I could query for it via xprop.
> -Hacking the openbox source to expose the functionality.
Or since yesterday, you can use the per app settings functionality in cvs,
(the syntax may or may not change before 3.3)
> -Something else I'd not thought of?
> Thanks in advance.
-- Mikael Magnusson
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