Help needed

Olivier Fourdan fourdan at
Wed Sep 16 12:19:31 CEST 2009

On Tue, Sep 15, 2009 at 11:09 PM, Raghavendra Prabhu <rrprabhu at> wrote:
> Thank you for the response.
> Yes Olivier did point me out to the source code that has the flag. I
> was following Olivier's instructions and trying to track the source
> code out for a higher level input parameter passing which may finally
> lead to a configuration file.
> So would the solution be to rebuild the xfwm4 with the flag disabled
> already in the code and then use the built binary as the window
> manager in my case? Would this be the fix?

Not at all you do not need to change xfwm4. And it's definitely not an
option in xfwm4.

What you need to change is your application, so it sets the Motif
hints properly that xfwm4 understands.


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