Re: [Further-devel] Works with blackbox

From: Ben Monnahan (
Date: Mon Jun 11 2001 - 00:18:08 PDT

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On Sun, 10 Jun 2001 22:40:38 Evan Martin wrote:
> On Sun, Jun 10, 2001 at 09:16:33PM -0700, Ben Monnahan wrote:
> > I think it runs fine with blackbox. I haven't been sucessful with
> sawfish
> > yet so I'm not sure if it's working completely correctly. But it seems
> to
> > be doing what it should. It shows the background, the terminal and
> gimp
> > icon work, as does the xmms plugin.
> The primary consideration is whether it probably establishes itself as
> your desktop: is it behind all other windows, unable to get the focus,
> unable to be moved, etc?

You're right, it doesn't take over it basically opens up a maximized window
w/o any window decorations. But blackbox is still running the show. I
was suprized to even see it running.

> > Also, for the README.Debian, it also requires xmms-dev for compilation.
> Updated, thanks.
> > Nice work guys.
> I've introduced a bunch of bugs in switcher the latest CVS. I wish I
> had left the "released" version as one that works.

I am using CVS as of this afternoon. I would guess around 4:00PM.

> There's a bunch of work to be done on further, but I've been otherwise
> occupied. Check the mailing list archives if you're curious.

I plan on getting involved fairly soon. I'm just getting over moving. So
hopefully I'll be able to dive into the code in the next few days.

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