The scope of xfwm
nightmorph at gentoo.org
Mon Feb 15 02:31:46 CET 2010
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On Sun, 14 Feb 2010 16:05:49 -0800
"Brian J. Tarricone" <brian at tarricone.org> wrote:
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> On 02/14/2010 05:55 AM, Sam Swift wrote:
> > -An expose clone, Scale in Compiz, also in KDE. A feature request has
> > existed since 2007 but I understand that it is far from a priority
> > (Bug 3541).
> An expose-like feature need not be implemented in the window manager (or
> compositing manager, though that might be easier to do). A standalone
> app would do.
There is such an app, actually. It's a little old (read: unmaintained), but it still seems to work great. It's called Skippy:
All the *box kiddies who've needed Expose-like features have used Skippy for years. You might want to try it out.
It is, however, only Xrender/Xcomosite-based, so if you need opengl output, you'll have to look elsewhere. Check the wikipedia page for starters:
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