Re: [wmii] Frob columns when window appears?

From: Kai Grossjohann <>
Date: Tue, 08 Aug 2006 19:33:40 +0200

I want this for composing messages in thunderbird only, not for other
situations where new windows are created.

But I'm not complaining. I'll see if I can extend your suggestion to do
what I need. You gave me the pointer to the event loop, that should be
good enough.


Suraj N. Kurapati wrote:
> Kai Grossjohann wrote:
> >> I've got a mail view which has one column with Thunderbird in it. When
> >> I hit a key in Thunderbird that causes a compose window to pop up, I
> >> would like to split the view into two columns, with the right hand
> >> column containing the compose window.
> >>
> >> Is it possible to make this happen automatically?
> Add the following code to the event loop:
> when 'CreateClient'
> WM.applyTilingLayout if
> It simply applies the tiling layout whenever a new client is created
> on the current view. Also, it seems this makes tiling layout as the
> default for client arrangement.
> >> I use snk_wmiirc, in case that's relevant.
> I have uploaded this change into the snk_wmiirc.tgz my website also.
> Cheers.
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