[openbox] Smart windows placement without center option

artee at beer.cz artee at beer.cz
Wed Aug 1 13:14:09 EDT 2007

On Wed, Aug 01, 2007 at 03:45:19PM +0200, Martin Lucina wrote:
> Hi,
> artee at beer.cz said:
> > It seems to me that windows placement Smart without center option enabled doesn't place 
> > windows from top left, but rather from middle left area of the screen.
> You mean "with center option disabled"?

Yes, without center option enabled :)

> > I have this config:
> > 
> >   <placement>
> >     <policy>Smart</policy>
> > <!-- 'Smart' or 'UnderMouse' -->
> >     <center>no</center>
> >   </placement>
> FWIW, this exact configuration works for me fine here with 3.4.3, with
> the only difference from 3.4.2 being the order in which the windows are
> placed (see my previous e-mail I just sent to the list).
> You might want to double check that you've actually loaded the
> configuration? :-)

I found what is causing this behaviour... It's gkrellm. 

I have clear screen with gkrellm running in dock. When I start for 
example xterm and it is enough space for it bellow the gkrellm window 
then xterm  is placed bellow gkrellm and not in the top left corner like 
it was in 3.4.2.


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