Re: No focus on map hint
- From: Havoc Pennington <hp redhat com>
- To: Lubos Lunak <l lunak suse cz>
- Cc: wm-spec-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: No focus on map hint
- Date: Fri, 14 Mar 2003 11:39:28 -0500
On Fri, Mar 14, 2003 at 03:05:43PM +0100, Lubos Lunak wrote:
> I like this, and I'm in favour of this.
> And in fact, I think it could help me to solve a little problem related to
> startup notification. In case you don't know, KDE has a feature that tries to
> avoid stealing focus, e.g. imagine you are typing in kwrite, then you decide
> to visit some www site, so you start Konqueror, and while waiting for
> Konqueror to start up, you keep typing in kwrite. Newly started Konqueror
> won't get focus and therefore won't interrupt the typing.
> The current implementation is basically just a hack, so I'd prefer this
> cleaner solution. The environment variable needed for it could be simply
> handled together with startup notification, so that wouldn't be a
The proposed property sounds fine to me, but I'm curious why startup
notification doesn't work for this - it seems to me that it'd be
perfectly reliable to do it via startup notification (I was planning
to do it that way in fact).
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