Focus model

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at
Sat Jul 23 14:50:29 CEST 2005

roger wrote:
> Hi,
> I created ~/.config/xfce4/xfwm4/xfwm4rc (read-able by everyone) with the only 
> line:
> 	prevent_focus_stealing=true
> Are you aware of a test case that would allow me to check this is considered?
> I couldn't find any; for example I would like that a password doesn't end up 
> (in clear) in a newly-opened terminal.
> In my case
> - opening a Terminal
> - launching a 2nd Terminal
> - starting typing restlessly in the 1st Terminal before the 2nd be up
> always ends up with the last input characters showing up in the 2nd Terminal 
> as soon as it is there.
> I run Xfce 4.2.2, the focus model is "Click to focus" and the "Automatically 
> raise windows when they receive focus" checkbox is set.
Is "automatically give focus to newly created windows" checked ?

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