[openbox] desktop switching in 3.4

Dana Jansens danakj at orodu.net
Fri Aug 3 15:50:32 EDT 2007

On 8/3/07, Mikael Magnusson <mikachu at gmail.com> wrote:
> On 03/08/07, Atte André Jensen <atte.jensen at gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hi
> >
> > I installed openbox 3.4.2 on my debian/etch laptop. I (as recommended)
> > wiped the old rc.xml and started from one of the included configs.
> > However I really, really miss openbox old behaviour when switching
> > desktops. It used to show content of new desktop on pressing C-A-right
> > (for instance). Now it shows the small desktop switcher on the middle of
> > the screen, but only show the actual content when *releasing* the keys.
> > Any way to get the old behaviour back in 3.4.2?
> This is why they invented the internet,
> http://icculus.org/openbox/index.php/Help:FAQ#Why_don.27t_the_desktop_switching_actions_show_the_desktop_while_switching.3F

Also the dialog can be turned off.  Also in 3.4.3 there is no dialog
anymore, so it's always an instant change.

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