DisplayPosition in XFce 4

Brian J. Tarricone bjt23 at cornell.edu
Sun Apr 4 13:23:20 CEST 2004

i agree as well that this is useful, especially when resizing terminal 
windows.  it's one of the few things i actually miss from metacity.  
(yes, i know, i said the 'm' word ^_~.)


Tyler Mitchell wrote:

>I've had a lot of fun in the past few days installing XFce 4 (I just
>upgraded from XFce 3), playing with it, and generally just getting it
>configured the way I like it.
>I have but one complaint: when resizing windows, the height and width
>of the new window are no longer displayed on the screen as they once were.
>I spent a fair bit of time looking for a configuration option for this
>feature, and eventually read some of the code to resize windows, but
>couldn't really find anything.
>So, I dug up the old XFce 3 code, and found:
>DisplayPosition (XfwmWindow * tmp_win, int x, int y, int w, int h)
>  ...
>Is there anything like this in XFce 4?  If not, please consider this to be
>a request to add this feature.  :-)  I do realize that developer time is
>limited, and thank you all for your hard work so far.  If you're all too
>busy, I can try to cook up a patch but I don't know any of the more
>"modern" X libraries so it'll be an uphill battle for me.

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