Re: [dwm] inherit floating

From: Daniel Bainton <>
Date: Fri, 25 Jan 2008 07:18:36 +0200

On 25/01/2008, pancake <> wrote:
> What do you think about make dwm inherit the floating attribute?
> if we are working on a floating window we usually want that all the
> windows opened from a floating window be floating.
> I dont know if it's possible to know the "parent" window for a client,
> but we can abstract the concept just saying that the new window will
> inherit the floating attribute, so if we focus a floating client and
> open a new window, the new one will be floating too.

I sometimes open a floating term and want to open a non-floating
program using it. Seems like a bit too much complexity to me, you can
just go into floating mode to open all the windows floating, or just
add the programs to the list in config.h...

Received on Fri Jan 25 2008 - 06:18:39 UTC

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