Re: Automatic focus on new windows

On Tue, Feb 13, 2001 at 11:00:35AM -0500, Anthony E . Greene wrote:
> On Tue, 13 Feb 2001 07:19:57 Mario Carugno wrote:
> >When i open a window, it doesn't get the focus automatically. Why ?
> >Is there some way to correct this (i think it is incorrect, since if i
> >open a window is for using it).
> I agree. Look at the settings for your window manager. It's probably Sawfish or Enlightenment on Red Hat. I'm not sure what the other distros use for their GNOME window manager.

If you use Sawfish:
Go to the Foot Menu->Settings->Sawfish window manager->Focus behavior
Check the "Focus windows when they are first displayed" check box.

I assume the other window managers have a similar setting.
John Fleck
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