Re: [PATCH] exit function

Teika Kazura said:     (by the date of Tue, 17 Nov 2009 13:55:40 +0900 (JST))

> Hi. 
> * Name "exit" should be "safe-quit" or something.
> * I've got my own hack, "warn-before-quit". If windows other than
>   registerd ones are there, (mainly in other VPs), "really gonna quit?"
>   is displayed. It can be one of options for Chris' code. But it remains
>   private quick'n'dirty code, so can't be published ;)
> * On wiki, "shutdown" script lets you send keystrokes, e.g. C-q for
>   opera. Though it's nice, I think this is not a solution, but a 
>   convenience. One reason is that often apps returns a dialog,
>   "save before quit?".
> * Sometimes you need bare 'quit' in case some apps freeze.
> * One safe way for reboot / shutdown is to drop from the trunk, and
>   provide it at wiki.

You are right, I haven't thought that sawfish shouldn't touch session
management. Maybe we should recommend that when running
sawfish, some other app for session managment should be used?

Or even better.... detect on sawfish startup (I don't know how :/)
if there is some session management app running and give a warning if

Janek Kozicki                                                         |

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