Keyboard/mouse control of Z-order?

Chris Angelico rosuav at
Mon Mar 4 03:54:40 CET 2013

On Mon, Mar 4, 2013 at 12:02 PM, Greg Folkert <greg at> wrote:
> On Sun, 2013-02-24 at 04:14 +1100, Chris Angelico wrote:
>> The other aspect of this is that I'm looking to nominate a 64-bit
>> successor to OS/2 + Presentation Manager + WorkPlace Shell in our
>> house. It's looking like Linux + Xfce is the closest option, but with
>> quite a few caveats and imperfect translations. So the more I can make
>> things work the same, the less "glitchy" it'll be to move across the
>> VirtualBox boundary. I'd really like to be able to work, and have
>> other people work, the same way with an OS/2 app as with a Linux one.
> This is not a XFCE related post, but Chris have you looked at:
> Appears to be a v2.2 Beta Demo CD... I think it'd be worth the while to
> look at it.

Hmm, interesting. I'm still running 2.1, or a 2.2RC, with expectation
of a GA release of 2.2 by about April. It might be out sooner than I

But yes, that's basically what we're running inside the virtual
machines. That or an older version of the same.


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