trunk/xfwm4 bug?

Olivier Fourdan fourdan at
Sat Dec 3 10:02:33 CET 2005

On Sat, 2005-12-03 at 09:49 +0100, Olivier Fourdan wrote:
> The answer is simple, if you don't want focus prevention, disable it. As
> stated so many times on this list, ficus prevention relies on the
> application to update its NET_WM_USER_TIME property.

Rather on startup notification in the case of a newly started
application. But startup notification is not involved by the keyboard
launcher (namely alt+f2), so focus prevention doesn't apply here.

It applies in two cases:

- Apps started with startup notification. Requires libxfcegui4 from
revision 18832 or later.
- Windows started from running applications. That requires the
application to set the NET_WM_USER_TIME property on its newly created


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