Re: [dwm] patch: fix screen flicker with monocle

From: Donald Chai <>
Date: Wed, 3 Sep 2008 02:40:43 -0700

> 2008/9/2 Donald Chai <>:
>> The current arrange() procedure hides and shows windows in the order
>> specified by "clients". This causes a lot of flicker and
>> unnecessary screen
>> redraws when there are many overlapping windows whose stacking
>> order is
>> different from "clients", i.e. when using monocle or floating
>> layouts.
>> This patch fixes that behavior.
> I like your recursive solution and consider it in a slightly
> modified way.
> Kind regards,
> --Anselm

I'm sure there might be other problems I created...I don't understand
the X11 event model at all.

For example, if my pointer is located over window A, and I use the
keyboard to switch between windows B and C, window A briefly gets focus.
Received on Wed Sep 03 2008 - 09:40:43 UTC

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