Re: Gnome pager [WAS: Re: reviving sawfish development.]
- From: Eli Barzilay <eli barzilay org>
- To: Allan Duncan <amd2345 fastmail com au>
- Cc: sawfish-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Gnome pager [WAS: Re: reviving sawfish development.]
- Date: Thu, 28 Jun 2007 13:39:24 -0400
On Jun 28, Allan Duncan wrote:
> Eli Barzilay wrote:
> > I like the pager to be at the bottom-right corner of the screen --
> > easy enough to create one of those corner panels and put it there.
> > But Gnome applications talk to each other more these days, and if
> > you happen to be weird enough to log onto the machine with two
> > different geometries (a large desktop screen, and a small VNC
> > session), you'll discover that the corner panel on the VNC session
> > makes the one on the desktop move to the same absolute place.
> What version of gnome was this?
A "recent" one. (Translation: whatever comes with FC6, 2.16 I think.)
Actually, something happened on this today, finally:
> > I fought with this for too much time. Switching to the sawfish
> > pager made me feel sane again.
> Does it dock with the panel? I tried it with FC5 gnome (v 2.14) and
> it wouldn't - it had to sit on the desktop proper.
What's "it" -- the sawfish-pager? It doesn't, but I don't care -- it
stays where I tell it to stay, it behaves like I want it to behave,
it has the same properties as the panel. I'm happy.
((lambda (x) (x x)) (lambda (x) (x x))) Eli Barzilay:
http://www.barzilay.org/ Maze is Life!
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