Re: [dev] [tabbed] [PATCH] Add -n NAME option

From: Christoph Lohmann <>
Date: Wed, 03 Oct 2012 07:57:06 +0200


On Wed, 03 Oct 2012 07:57:06 +0200 Gavin Wahl <> wrote:
> In order to use tabbed in my Xmonad scratchpad, I needed to set the WM_CLASS
> property. I added the -n option in this patch to allow this.
> Use like: tabbed -n scratchpad xterm -into

You intermixed »class« and »instance« (name). I applied the patch to on‐
ly set the instance name, because the »class« name should be the class
of application that is run, which is always »tabbed«. I hope Xmonad is
allowing to select for the instance name too.


Christoph Lohmann
Received on Wed Oct 03 2012 - 07:57:06 CEST

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