4.6: new windows now start on bottom

Olivier Fourdan fourdan at gmail.com
Thu Jul 9 19:57:25 CEST 2009

On Wed, Jul 8, 2009 at 10:16 PM, Grant Edwards<grant.b.edwards at gmail.com> wrote:

> So I filed a bug.  A number of other people have also
> complained about the same problem.  We've all been told that we
> are "wrong", the old behavior was "wrong", all other window
> managers are "wrong" (and have been for 20 years) -- that
> staring new windows on top doesn't "make sense".
> We're told that the new behavior (starting all new windows on
> the bottom of the stack instead of the top) is "right", and we
> better just shut up and be happy while the change is shoved
> down our throats.

Why don't you point the bug, And let people judge by themselves?


And I can repeast it, covering the focused window with an unfocused
one does not make sense from a usability stand.

No matter that you'been using window managers for 20 years, tell me a
single reason why covering the focused window with an unfocused one is
a desirable behaviour.

Stop ranting and be _factual_


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