Re: [wmii] answers to IRC comments

From: Jani H. Lahtinen <>
Date: Fri, 12 May 2006 11:17:57 +0300

ext Anselm R. Garbe wrote:

>>23:13 < uriel> here is my current list of gripes:
>>23:13 < uriel> - Way to close with mouse
>>23:13 < uriel> - All mouse actions require modifiers, which totally suck and
>>are unbearable in a laptop (try to hold alt while you drag the right mouse
>>button on a thinkpad), this
>That's a question of practice, like getting used to chording in acme. I use a
>thinkpad the whole day and have no problem with holding alt while dragging. The
>only problem which I can imagine occures for people with only 1 hand.
Have you used your computer while holding a coffee mug? Now, I have to
put down my mug to resize and then I fall asleep. ;-)

>>23:13 < uriel> requirement is absurd and the borders and tag bars are totally
>>wasted areas for mouse interaction, at the very least a drag box is a must have
>This has been discussed already, read the mailing list archives why we dropped
>the direct mouse-only interactions (this has also todo with the upcoming
>editable tagbars in wmii-4).
Partly this is a good way, but sometimes I too might like to do things
with the mouse only.

Received on Fri May 12 2006 - 10:18:50 UTC

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