It is in !!! (Was: Vertical Panel)

Biju Chacko botsie at
Tue Sep 17 09:48:06 CEST 2002

On Tue, 17 Sep 2002 09:34:02 +0200, Jasper Huijsmans wrote:

> Biju Chacko wrote:
> > On Tue, 17 Sep 2002 09:02:02 +0200, Jasper Huijsmans wrote:
> >>For the taskbar I'm thinking that it may be easier to just add the 
> >>taskbar to the panel, like the xfce3 taskbar, but without the
> >ability>to detach it. Then we can just make a separate stand-alone
> >taskbar.>They both can use the as yet non-existing library with
> >freedesktop>hints. I think this would simplify things a bit. The
> >separate taskbar>can be added to xfce-utils perhaps.
> > 
> > hmmm ... that's a line of thought that's new to me. That *would*
> > simplify things greatly.
> It's new to me as well, i just thought of it while writing the e-mail 
> ;-) I'd like to hear other peoples opinion on this.

If we "fake" the detach behavior by launching the external taskbar when
we hide internal taskbar, I don't think it would make much difference to
most people.

-- b

Biju 'botsie' Chacko                        biju_chacko at vsnl dot net

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