Re: [dev] [surf] patches: configurable file locations, bookmark writer, history writer

From: Mikael Schönenberg <>
Date: Thu, 10 Sep 2009 00:24:06 +0200

On Wed, Sep 9, 2009 at 15:31, Ray Kohler<> wrote:
> The difficulty with using xprop to read and write surf's URL is that
> even though I have the XID when the session starts, there's a risk
> that it changes. Links may open themselves in new windows, or the user
> might choose to do it with webkit's context menu. It seems
> uncomfortable to require the user of a bookmark managing system to do
> some manual step to indicate which window their action applies to, so
> I chose to let the window initiate the action, as in these patches,
> which resolves the ambiguity.

Presumably, it's the currently focused window when the user creates
the bookmark. Or is that too naive?

Mikael Schönenberg
Received on Wed Sep 09 2009 - 22:24:06 UTC

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