Re: [wmii] WMII & screen rotation

From: Denis Grelich <>
Date: Sat, 9 Sep 2006 06:14:59 +0200

On Fri, 8 Sep 2006 14:48:43 -0400
Sean Russell <> wrote:

> Howdy,
> wmii doesn't (appear to) handle dynamic screen rotation: it appears
> to maintain the screen dimensions from pre-rotation. wmiimenu does
> place the menu in the correct space, but existing and new windows
> (and tag-spaces) keep the old screen dimensions. I would assume that
> resizing the screen (say, for projecting) would result in the same
> behavior.
> Is there a way to alert wmii that the screen has new dimensions, and
> to have it re-layout windows?

Again, wmii lacks enough ewmh handling to notice changes in resolution
and stuff. It is on the todo list, but the developers seem to be quite
busy with other stuff atm.


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