xfwm: switching to previously selected workspace

Silvio Knizek killermoehre at gmx.net
Mon May 24 18:54:37 CEST 2021

Am Samstag, dem 22.05.2021 um 14:15 +0200 schrieb Caspar Schutijser:
> Hi,
> I have a patch for xfwm4 and libxfce4ui. They add a keyboard shortcut to
> switch back to the previously selected workspace (and also to move a
> window to the previously selected workspace). I use both Xfce and dwm
> and I'm really used to being able to use that feature in dwm. It makes
> it easy to repeatedly switch back and forth between two workspaces.
> Is this a feature that you're interested in? If so, I assume I'll have
> to submit this patch via your gitlab instance. If this is not
> the right place to ask about adding features, please point me to the
> right place if possible.
> The patches are included as attachments for reference. Feedback welcome,
> of course.
> Caspar Schutijser
Hi Caspar,

the best thing would be to just implement the feature and provide a
patch via gitlab [1]. There a technical discussion can be held. Also
you may find their already a feature request in the issue tracker.


[1] https://gitlab.xfce.org

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