Re: [gtk-list] Re: MDI?
- From: David Sundqvist <azzie netpolicy com>
- To: gtk-list redhat com
- Subject: Re: [gtk-list] Re: MDI?
- Date: Sun, 24 May 1998 20:26:00 +0000 (GMT)
On Sun, 24 May 1998, Nimrod Zimerman wrote:
> I finally found the time to look into this property, and it does indeed
> reproduce the required behavior. Almost.
> XSetTransientForHint (GDK_WINDOW_XDISPLAY (connectWindow->window),
> GDK_WINDOW_XWINDOW (connectWindow->window),
> GDK_WINDOW_XWINDOW (mainWindow->window));
> Other than that, XSetTransientForHint seems to work very well. I've not
> experienced any other side effects.
> (Obviously, this should probably be incorporated into gtk's internal
> structures in some way. The current solution is merely a kludge).
>From what I can understand of the ICCCM docs I've read, the ICCCM
compliant behaviour would be to set the property for all pop-up windows
to the top-level window that caused them to appear. However, wether that
is actually a Good Thing or not (and/or entirely compatible with gtk as it
is currently implemented) can be discussed. Either way, I think it should
be settable from within gtk.
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