Re: [wmii] Stacks

From: Anselm R. Garbe <>
Date: Thu, 2 Mar 2006 09:05:10 +0100

On Wed, Mar 01, 2006 at 09:59:25PM +0000, David Tweed wrote:
> One thing I'm experimenting with in Medea & my hacked
> Ion3 is allowing windows to be grouped into sets
> assigned a string label (eg, "experiments",
> "classifier", "gui", ...) and then having a WM command
> to "make visible all windows in group 'x'", which is
> doing something similar. And that helps me a
> reasonable amount.

I think the label grouping is an additional layer which would
make the concept less efficient to me. In my eyes pages in wmii
are actually for grouping windows which relate to each other.

> documents, web browser windows, graphs, etc.) So I
> think that a good research area is what form of choice
> mechanism works best for the user (and I say research
> because I don't know what the answer is! ) and this is
> orthogonal to the issue of whether source code
> directories should be very small.

Agreed. _Research_


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