Re: [dev] [dwm][bug] Programs teleport tag on startup

From: Hritik Vijay <>
Date: Sun, 17 Jan 2021 10:58:10 +0000

On Sunday, January 17, 2021 11:55 AM, Eric Pruitt <> wrote:

> On Sat, Jan 16, 2021 at 10:13:11PM -0800, Spenser Truex wrote:
> > To me this seems like undesirable behaviour, since after opening a
> > program one has to wait for it to load before switching the current tag.
Yes! I'd love this to be fixed as well

> Are there window managers that
> do NOT behave this way with respect to workspaces?
I've seen i3 handle this case with a i3-exec binary. It basically launches the target application and signals the i3wm where it was executed. I guess something similar could be developed here.
It could be used as a wrapper inside dmenu launcher.

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