Re: [wmii] Floating window disappears

From: Salva Peiró <>
Date: Tue, 16 May 2006 12:23:11 +0000

On 5/16/06, Arnaud Vrac <> wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm using wmii-3 rc5 and i found two bugs related to floating windows:
> - the Gaim chat window disappears when i receive a message, if this
> window is not on the selected view. "wmiir read /event" reports nothing
> when i receive a message. To reproduce this: start to chat with someone,
> switch on another view, and wait an incoming message. Switch back to the
> previous view: the chat window is hidden !
> - amarok OSD (a window in the top left corner, always on top) is only
> displayed on one view. I'm not sure wmii can handle always-on-top
> windows though.

Hi Arnaud,
I also thought it was a bug when it happened to me, but it's not. Take
a look at:

As a solution I can tell you that now I'm using Gaim in managed mode, and
it's very usable, i.e. it doesn't have any of those anonyances.

> Cheers,
> Arnaud
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