Re: [wmii] new (consistent) keybindings in the hg repo

From: Anselm R. Garbe <>
Date: Wed, 12 Apr 2006 08:35:55 +0200

On Wed, Apr 12, 2006 at 12:06:16AM -0400, lawrence wang wrote:
> sorry if this has been discussed somewhere else and i've missed it,
> but does this mean there's no longer going to be a way to resize
> windows with the keyboard?
> i want to use wmii under on OSX as a kind of uber-terminal;
> but with my Powerbook trackpad, i can't get a right-click (emulated
> with Command-click) without also making alt-click emulate
> middle-click, so there's no way for me to do the alt-right-click
> necessary to resize with the mouse cursor.
> so please tell me that $MODKEY-Shift-Control-hjkl are going to be
> resize keys, or whatever, and it's just currently unimplemented :)

The mechanism is still available, though there are no default
key bindings, because most users got a mouse. I know that Apple
misunderstood something about mices ;)

You can try to recover the bindings from wmii-2.5.x using

/view/sel/sel/geom as geometry file now.


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