Re: [dev] run a program and display on a specific tab

From: Alex Bradbury <>
Date: Mon, 6 Jun 2011 16:47:24 +0100

2011/6/6 Piotr Zalewa <>:
> Hi,
> I want to create a script which will load my default setup (quite a few
> programs).
> How to run a program so it will be displayed on a desired tab? (view,
> workspace - I always had a problem with that lingo)

I have used xdotool for this. I've been lazy and just put arbitrary
sleeps between launching programs though, when really I should be
waiting until a window with the appropriate name or class appears.

Received on Mon Jun 06 2011 - 17:47:24 CEST

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