Multi-head aware window manager [Was :Re: xfdesktop woes]

Olivier fourdan at
Sun May 30 12:36:26 CEST 2004


On Sun, 2004-05-30 at 00:07, Benedikt Meurer wrote:
> I know that this is difficult to implement in a window manager, thats why I 
> added "no feature request". Anyway, from the usability POW, it would be a 
> really helpful feature.

The point is not whether it's easy or not to write a window manager,

I hardly see how making the WM multihead aware would be usability
improvement. That would make no difference for the user (other than
users that have a multihead setup would run one instance instead of

I agree that would make a difference in design, but not in usability.

 - Olivier Fourdan - fourdan at - - 

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