Re: [wmii] Transient window bug

From: Kris Maglione <>
Date: Tue, 27 Feb 2007 20:10:18 -0500

On Tue, Feb 27, 2007 at 02:46:30PM -0500, Chris King wrote:
>far. However I've encountered one particularly bothersome bug: if I
>open a pop-up window in some application in one view, close it, and
>later open the same pop-up from the same application but in a
>different view, the pop-up will appear in the last view in which it
>appeared, rather than in the current view.

Yes, this is a bothersome amd strange bug. I'm not sure why it happens,
but it will be fixed in the course of some intended modifications.

>This seems to happen regardless of whether the pop-up window is
>actually marked TRANSIENT.

Actually, it seems to only happen with windows which aren't marked
TRANSIENT, the About dialog being a counter-example.

>I can post xprop information of some other affected windows if this

I'm not sure that it would help, but it is welcome, nonetheless.

Kris Maglione
Indifference is the only sure defense.

Received on Wed Feb 28 2007 - 02:10:55 UTC

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