Brian J. Tarricone
bjt23 at cornell.edu
Tue Jul 19 00:24:32 CEST 2005
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> Is it possible to set a more 'Windows'-like focus model in XFCE4?
> For example: When launching a program wich takes some time to open, I
> launch a terminal and try to su to root. While typing the root password,
> the previously, slow opening program opens and steals focus and gets the
> password as input...
> In Microsoft's implementation of an OS, a new process is timestamped at
> execution or when manually selected so if you create multiple new
> processes, the one with the latest timestamp will remain focussed...
Hidden option "prevent_focus_stealing":
Note that this also relies somewhat on the application to support it,
IIRC, so it may not work in all cases, and it may not behave exactly as
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