Re: [wmii] Problem with resizing floating window

From: Denis Grelich <>
Date: Thu, 23 Nov 2006 21:47:43 +0100

On Thu, 23 Nov 2006 17:59:34 +0100
Christopher Illies <> wrote:

> Dear List,
> I have a problem with resizing floating window of a java application:
> It can only be resized in a vertical, but not a horizontal direction.
> The program I am using is called Imagej 1.38b:
> Here is how to reproduce this behaviour:
> Start up Imagej in floating mode.
> Press ctrl-N to create new image + press return.
> Select rectangular area.
> Press ctrl-1, then ~10 times ctrl-2, finally ctrl-3.
> A new window appears, called "Plots of Untitled": This window behaves
> very strangely in wmii: It can only be resized vertically, but not
> horizontally, even though its content is clearly larger, as can be
> seen when this window put into managed mode.
> I have not seen this problem with any other window of any other
> application, although I don't use many programs that require floating
> mode. Other window managers handle this particular window without any
> problems. This problem exists in wmii 3.1 and wmii 3.5, freshly build
> today.

Hm, works for me, no issues here. No worries though, I'm currently
refactoring the resizing and movement code, so very likely your
problems will disappear with the release of 3.5. (At least I hope so :>)


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