resizing when moving vertically maximized window

Joel Brobecker brobecker at
Mon Jun 1 23:30:20 CEST 2015

> This is intended behavior. If you maximize vertically, a special
> window property is set. This property tells the window manager to
> ignore (but not forget) the current screen height property and to
> maximize instead. As soon as you move the window, the maximize
> vertically property is removed and the normal screen height property
> is in charge again.
> I hope my explaination helps.

Thanks for the explanation.

Is there a way to turn that feature off? To me, the maximized property
and the act of moving are two completely independent concepts, and
this behavior is causing extra work 99% of the time.


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