Re: [dev] [wmii] tagging Thunderbird windows

From: Kris Maglione <>
Date: Tue, 27 Jul 2010 10:15:39 -0400

On Tue, Jul 27, 2010 at 03:05:41PM +0200, Thomas Dahms wrote:
>I have a rule for Thunderbird "/Thunderbird/ tags=netz". I composed a
>message, which opens a new window. Then I tagged this new window
>"+something" to have it also on another tag. Later I sent the mail,
>which closed that window.
>Now, when composing another new message, these new windows still get
>tagged "netz+something", although Thunderbirds main window is still
>"netz" only.
>Is this expected behavior?

Yes and no. It appears that the compose windows are being reused
rather than destroyed, and thus remaining on the same tags. It
might be a good idea to wipe the tags property from windows when
they close. I'll have to think about the implications.

>(Please no Thunderbird bashing in this thread.)

Awe, you're no fun.

Kris Maglione
Programming today is a race between software engineers striving to
build bigger and better idiot-proof programs, and the Universe trying
to produce bigger and better idiots.  So far, the Universe is winning.
	--Rich Cook
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