Re: [dwm] popup on a window in two tags : bug?

From: Anselm R. Garbe <>
Date: Mon, 21 Aug 2006 17:25:10 +0200

On Mon, Aug 21, 2006 at 05:21:41PM +0200, Sander van Dijk wrote:
> On 8/21/06, Anselm R. Garbe <> wrote:
> >Actually this seems to be a bug, if Mail is the active tag, new
> >clients tagged with Mail should be visible if they occure.
> No:
> >On Mon, Aug 21, 2006 at 01:11:43PM +0200, Capit Nicolas wrote:
> >> So my Thunderbird window is tagged with "Mail" and with the 4th tag. But
> >> when a popup occured on this window and I am displaying only the 4th tag
> >> then I can't see this popup and I must go to the tag "Mail" to respond to
> >> this popup.
> Hence this is expected behaviour. Whether it is correct behavior is
> another story. Maybe pop-up (transients) should inherit all tags that
> the transient-for window has? Otherwise, the only solution would be to
> adjust manually adjust the Rule to circumvent this.

I think this seems to be an acceptable exception. If a window
has set the TRANSIENT_FOR hint, it will inherit all tags of the
transient window.


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