auto desktop switch

Philip Webb purslow at
Sat May 24 04:59:38 CEST 2003

030523 Joe Klemmer wrote:
> On Fri, 2003-05-23 at 13:32, nospam4jp at wrote:
>> XFce makes use of magic borders (I think, that's how it's called).
>> That is, when your mouse hits the border of your current desktop,
>> it switches to the adjacent desktop.
>> That's fine, but I'd rather live without that feature.
>> Is there a way to turn it off? I'm using XFce3.
> Setup -> Windows -> Window snapping size: Set it to 5 or less.

no, that's something different, ie getting windows to align with edges.
what is needed is Setup -> Xfce -> Switch desktop at screen border ,
but that has a fixed value of  4  .  why can't we eliminate it?

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