[openbox] Expand window to the available space

Mikael Magnusson mikachu at gmail.com
Sun May 4 09:44:36 EDT 2014

On 4 May 2014 12:07, Antoine <antoine.vigouroux at numericable.fr> wrote:
> Hello!
> I'm trying to replace the maximize button with a "grow to available space"
> button. By this I mean enlarging the window as much as possible without
> overlapping any other window. For now, I used the "GrowToEdge" command, but
> it doesn't really work as expected.
> If I put two small windows side by side and click my button on the first
> window, it will actually expand to the available space. But then, when I
> expand the second window, it will grow over the other window and take the
> whole screen, due to the strange behaviour of GrowToEdge when the windows
> are already overlapping.
> Is there a way I can fix this?

This should be in the next release,

Mikael Magnusson

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