How to specify workspace when starting a program?

Chris Green chris at
Wed Jun 8 09:56:45 CEST 2005

On Tue, Jun 07, 2005 at 03:42:35PM -0700, Brian J. Tarricone wrote:
> This really has very little to do with Xfce.  If, e.g., rxvt has a
> - -geometry option, it's going to request a size and position from the
> window manager.  xfwm4 will indeed honor this request, assuming rxvt is
> acting in a standard manner.  I believe that there is a standard means
> of requesting a specific virtual desktop, but I don't think it's widely
> supported in applications.
This is where I came in, I was after knowing what the "standard means
of requesting a specific virtual desktop" is and how it would work
with xfce.

Chris Green (chris at

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