Re: [dev] [st PATCH] X geometry changes

From: Christoph Lohmann <>
Date: Fri, 25 Apr 2014 21:44:35 +0200


On Fri, 25 Apr 2014 21:44:35 +0200 Amadeus Folego <> wrote:
> I don't usually have problems with the geometry specified by
> rows and columns, it would be nice if we could retain this behaviour
> from the patch.
> [...]
> If you are specifying geometry, you should be prepared to handle this,
> be it by floating the window or adjusting the tile size, or even
> resizing it by the WM if you want to override it.
> Never had a problem with this on tiling window managers and should not
> have, this would be a deficiency (and an underlying complexity)
> of the WM and not of the program.

Well, then geometry is useless in dwm and it would be removed from st.
Just bloat from a distant era.


Christoph Lohmann
Received on Fri Apr 25 2014 - 21:44:35 CEST

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