Starting apps on the correct desktop with S/N

samuel verstraete samuel.verstraete at
Wed Jun 22 15:07:47 CEST 2005

Is there any possibility to add some kind of placement algorithm too?
like most of my applications i put them every day on the same spot... 
xfmedia, email application, firefox, ... it would be nice to have them
on the same spot just by pressing the button on the panel... 


On Wed, 22 Jun 2005 13:06:55 +0200 (CEST)
Olivier FOURDAN <fourdan.olivier at> wrote:

> Hi Brian,
> > Hmm, I added it to xfce_exec(), and it doesn't seem to do anything.
> > I've verified that it's getting the correct active workspace, and
> > then I switch to another workspace, and it appears on the new
> > workspace instead of the old one.  At least this is for launching
> > bot Xfmedia and Terminal, both which should support SN properly.
> > Is there anything special that needs to be done on the "launchee"
> > side?
> Best would be to commit what you've done so we can share it and see
> by ourself (there might some adjustments to do with the WM too, but
> as it wasn't implemented until now, it has never been really tested
> either)
> Olivier.
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