Re: [dwm] Gvim size problem

From: Dusan <>
Date: Thu, 16 Apr 2009 08:02:41 +0200

On Wed, 15 Apr 2009 22:12:19 +0200
Preben Randhol <> wrote:

I always get white line on the right, much wider than one on your
screenshot, never on the bottom. I am using 1680x1050.

> On Wed, 15 Apr 2009 16:09:41 +0000
> wrote:
> > You can try setting the resizehints boolean value to false in your
> > config.h
> On my Asus I use false otherwise the apps don't fill the whole screen
> and that looks not so nice I think. But whether I use false or true it
> doesn't matter, the result is the same.
> I also now tested with the dwm that comes with Ubuntu (it is not to my
> knowledge patched and at least not with bstack), and I see the same
> there. I have included a screenshot sample. I modified it in Gimp to
> just cut out a section of the image (and to truncate the image in
> height from 900px) to save bandwidth. You see the grey area at the
> bottom. Actually it looks like gtk is expanding to match the window
> sice, but that the editing widget is not getting the right size.
> perhaps this is coded in GDK... Strange though that jumping between
> tags or opening a new app solves the problem. Seems like the app
> doesn't catch the right size hints the first time. I think it must be
> a dwm or gtk issue. It does not seem to be a patch issue. The
> workarounds work fine, but it is a bit strange that I haven't seen
> this with other gtk apps.
> Best wishes
> Preben
Received on Thu Apr 16 2009 - 06:02:41 UTC

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