[openbox] sloppy focus "stealing"

Mikael Magnusson mikachu at gmail.com
Sat May 21 17:51:21 EDT 2011

On 21 May 2011 21:26, Ian Zimmerman <itz at buug.org> wrote:
> On Sat, 21 May 2011 21:12:27 +0200
> Mikael Magnusson <mikachu at gmail.com> wrote:
> Ian>  2. (This is not relevant for tabbing, but it is for keyboard
> Ian> driven moving and resizing) Sane way to interact through the
> Ian> keyboard only.  Right now, when I move a window with the keyboard,
> Ian> a different window can get focussed, which means I cannot move (or
> Ian> do anything else to) the first window again.
> Mikael> This doesn't happen by default in Openbox, only if you enable
> Mikael> the crazy strict mouse policy. Otherwise the focus will not move
>            ^^^^^
> Mikael> due to keyboard-activated window
> Mikael> moving/raising/lowering/whatevering.
> If you feel this way about it, maybe you shouldn't provide the option at
> all.  Otherwise you'll always have people like me complaining because
> you're not willing to accept patches to actually make it work.

Sorry, when did I say I didn't accept patches?

Mikael Magnusson

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