Re: [wmii] More newbie strangeness -- no window decorations?

From: Anselm R. Garbe <>
Date: Tue, 6 Jun 2006 18:16:29 +0200

On Tue, Jun 06, 2006 at 12:12:56PM -0400, Geoffrey Alan Washburn wrote:
> Anselm R. Garbe wrote:
> >On Tue, Jun 06, 2006 at 11:16:41AM -0400, Geoffrey Alan Washburn wrote:
> >
> >>Anselm R. Garbe wrote:
> >>
> >>>Looks like your $HOME/.[mozilla|firefox] stuff is outdated/out
> >>>of sync. In noticed in such cases that firefox main(!) windows
> >>>have set TRANSIENT_FOR hints...
> >>>
> >> I'm not sure what you mean by outdated/out of sync... Outdated/out
> >>of sync with respect to what? I guess the most puzzling thing is that
> >>this behavior started after simply logging out and logging back in. I
> >>didn't upgrade/change any software in the interim.
> >>
> >
> >I noticed this issue after an apt-get dist-upgrade (using a
> >firefox 1.0.x config with 1.5.x). After removing the
> >$HOME/.mozilla tree everything was fine again.
> >
> I guess I'm not understanding why this is a logical solution to the
> problem. It was working just fine yesterday afternoon, I didn't upgrade
> in the interim, I didn't change my wmii-3 configuration. Furthermore,
> blowing away my Firefox and Thunderbird configurations is not exactly a
> viable solution for me.

I only want to make sure that this is a wmii issue. Thus it is
necessary to move the current config of the specific app away.
Then rechecking and trying to reproduce. If it still happens it
might be a wmii issue, if not, it is app-related.


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