Re: [wmii] snap: 20060425

From: redondos <>
Date: Tue, 25 Apr 2006 11:14:53 -0300

On Tue, Apr 25 16:00, Anselm R. Garbe wrote:
> Hi there,
> once again another snap, because yesterday's snap contained a
> serious bug. Now I achieved feature freeze for wmii-3. Only
> bugfixes are allowed until the release during the next days.
> In contrast to yesterdays snap this one contains a very
> important and long-awaited feature: the revival of
> focus-follows-mouse,

Finally, thank you!

>which seems to work pretty well for me (and
> which speeds up the overall usage). I got the idea to flush the
> event queue from enter events whenever they might be interfering
> with internal logic, and this seems to work quite well. It also
> seems to work well with broken touchpads which might produce
> motion events, because the algorithm ignores inferior events,
> this means that it is not possible to accidentally focus a
> window the pointer has been already pointing to (but which
> hasn't the input focus).

Wow, that's impressive. I'll have to try it ASAP.

> Ok, other changes have been done to the UTF8 handling, I
> replaced it with the more robust Xmb* functions (I hope they are
> included in Solaris Stefan!).

That's something I was needing as well.

> The $MODKEY-Shift-s shortcut has been changed to $MODKEY-f
> (fullscreen) for floating clients, this seems more concise.

It looks like today's snapshot has come to satisfy all of us who where
whining about these -perhaps tiny- things. /me happy now :)


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