WINDOW_TYPE_HINT_UTILITY windows are hard to find

Olivier Fourdan fourdan at
Fri Apr 6 11:41:58 CEST 2007

On 4/6/07, Harold Aling <h.aling at> wrote:
> Chris Moore wrote:
> > Would you like me to post it as a feature request, requesting that
> > xfwm4 implents the same non-standard behaviour as metacity?  I can if
> > you like.
> >
> I think it's better to add a bug to Metacity to make them comply with
> the standards...

Oh no, every window manager may choose to implement the standard the way it wants. metacity does right here, as it's able to deal with apps that don't set the transient_for hint - xfwm4 has similar "improvements" too.

There is nothing wrong with that.


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