Re: [dev] wmii floating window titlebar decoration

From: Kris Maglione <>
Date: Tue, 31 May 2011 20:10:15 -0400

On Mon, May 30, 2011 at 12:15:52PM -0500, orlando wrote:
>I've recently started using wmii and I'm really liking it so far. The one
>thing that is bugging me is this rectangle shown in the right side of the
>titlebar (when in floating mode). How can I make it disappear? I've looked
>into the guide and styling part section, but nothing. I've looked at a
>couple of screenshots from people using wmii and some of them don't have
>that type of decoration in the titlebar.
>I'm not very familiar with older versions of wmii so could this be a feature
>implemented in the newest versions? If so, any clues on how to make it go

It's not possible to remove it, nor has anyone asked for it to
be removeable before. I don't see a reason for it to be
possible, either, since it would add complexity for no useful

Yes, it is a feature of recent versions. For a long time, the
most requested feature was to make floating windows more
distinguishable from managed windows. That's why it was added.

Kris Maglione
Programming X Windows is like trying to find the square root of Pi
using roman numerals.
	--Henry Spencer
Received on Wed Jun 01 2011 - 02:10:15 CEST

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