Re: [wmii] xterm not full maximized

From: Anselm R. Garbe <>
Date: Fri, 23 Jun 2006 10:33:02 +0200

On Fri, Jun 23, 2006 at 08:23:04AM +0200, Timo Benk wrote:
> Hi,
> i am talking about incremental handling (i think at least).
> If i start an xterm in maximized mode, there is always (depending on the
> size of the font) a ~2pixel space above and below the xterm window.
> That was the same in wmii 2.5, but it was possible to maximize that window
> nevertheless.
> If i try to resize the window using "/view/sel/sel/geom", i can only resize
> in ~6pixel steps or so.
> All in all that is no big problem, but it looks a bit better when the window
> covers all the workspace (at least for me).
> The same problem for floated mode, the xterm window will not be maximized to
> the full 1024x768 i have here.

Actually in wmii-4 we plan to improve the current increment
handling relaxation algorithm. But there will always space
wasted by such apps, because it makes no sense to resize them
with sizes they don't fit into. Claim the apps stupid, not
how we manage them ;)


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