Re: Window Resizer Grip Inventory

On Mon, 2004-08-16 at 16:27, Havoc Pennington wrote:
> On Mon, 2004-08-16 at 14:04, Sean Middleditch wrote:
> > Couldn't the WM simply put a shaped window over the bottom-right corner
> > of the app?  This window would be moved/managed by the WM, and since it
> > would be over the app window, the WM would get the mouse events instead
> > of the app, yes?
> One problem is that (absent the composite extension, as Rob mentioned)
> there is no way to atomically move two windows at once. Which means
> you'd see funky jitter as you resized the window (the resize grip would
> "jump around")

Which they already do, as they're part of the status bar, and the window
contents don't keep up with the window decorations during resize.  This
wouldn't be a regression in any way, would it?  And with Composite
enabled, it should all just *poof* start working perfectly with no need
to change applications further, yes?

> Havoc
Sean Middleditch <elanthis awesomeplay com>
AwesomePlay Productions, Inc.

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