Re: Last call for EWMH 1.2

On Wednesday 02 October 2002 17:30, Sean 'Shaleh' Perry wrote:
> On Wednesday 02 October 2002 08:19, Havoc Pennington wrote:
> > "Sean 'Shaleh' Perry" <shalehperry attbi com> writes:
> > > the two visible name properties.  If a client only sets WM_NAME is the
> > > window manager supposed to set net_wm_visible_name?  I presume the same
> > > answer applies to icon_name.
> >
> > The WM always sets visible_name, the app always sets wm_name.
> I am aware that only the wm sets the atom.  My question is about when.
> Blackbox does not munge the window titles like the example does so it
> generally shows exactly what the app requested.  So then the question
> becomes do I set visible_ for the app if it only provides wm_name and not
> net_wm_name?  If so the rationale text is misleading.

 I don't understand where you see a problem. says that you 
set _NET_WM_VISIBLE_NAME only if it differs from WM_NAME/_NET_WM_NAME. Since 
it doesn't differ in BlackBox, you don't have to set it, and pagers etc. will 
fall back to _NET_WM_NAME/WM_NAME. What is the thing you find misleading?

Lubos Lunak
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