Re: [dwm] Tabs in dwm

From: Sander van Dijk <>
Date: Mon, 26 Feb 2007 13:35:55 +0100

On 2/26/07, y i y u s <> wrote:
> I have modified the restack() function to raise the sel client (it
> won't happen when the focus changes moving the mouse, it would be
> annoying). This adds some advantages and removes 3 or 4 loc.
> This could be useful for people who wants a tabs functionality in dwm.
> I will explain it with an example:
> 1. you have three terms open.
> 2. make the zoomed term float.
> 3. open a new term.
> Now you can change focus between the two apps sharing the zoomed
> space. I did this change to main dwm because it was annoying for me
> not being able to use my tiled windows when I had a maximized float
> one in front of them, but I'm finding this new "feature" really
> useful. I thought somebody could find it interesting, and it could
> even go in main dwm if arg agrees (though I don't think it so, and I
> will respect his opinion).

For what it's worth: I believe that floating clients should _never_ be
obscured by tiled clients.

Greetings, Sander.
Received on Mon Feb 26 2007 - 13:36:00 UTC

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