[openbox] OB3 important missing human-interface feature!

Mikael Magnusson mangosoft at comhem.se
Fri Jun 23 20:52:47 EDT 2006

On Fri, 23 Jun 2006, David Courtney wrote:

>>  At least on my box, they grow to the edge of the screen, not to the next
>>  application edge.  Is this a bug, or the intended use?
> Dude, are you talking about the maximize button?
> Consider the following:
> <keybind key="C-A-R">
>        <keybind key="Left">
>                <action name="GrowToEdgeWest"/>
>        </keybind>
>        <keybind key="Right">
>                <action name="GrowToEdgeEast"/>
>        </keybind>
>        <keybind key="Up">
>                <action name="GrowToEdgeNorth"/>
>        </keybind>
>        <keybind key="Down">
>                <action name="GrowToEdgeSouth"/>
>       </keybind>
> </keybind>
> When I press CTLR+ALT+R, and tap the right arrow key, it *grows* the
> window to the border of the window to the right.  Not to the edge of
> the screen.
> I've figured it out and I didn't even know this feature existed until
> your original post.  Then Mikael lambasted me for not reading the
> docs.  And I pointed out that I have read the docs, but I didn't even
> realize what the feature was talking about - based on the description
> in the docs.

I did not lambast you, i made a jocular remark.

What does confuse me though is Clay not replying to anything in the other 

Mikael Magnusson

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