[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#487909: Bug#487909: xfwm4: window placement is offset from right and bottom of screen

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Wed Jun 25 06:03:39 UTC 2008

On mar, 2008-06-24 at 23:12 -0400, Michael Gilbert wrote:
> when windows are spawned on the right or bottom of the screen, they
> end
> up slightly offset from the edge (by about the width of the window
> border).
> note that windows spawned on the top or left of the screen are
> snapped 
> correctly to those edges.

I don't think the calcul involves the right and bottom edge.
> this is annoying because i am always readjusting windows to get them
> to
> where they should have gone automatically (snapped to the edge of the 
> screen). 

Where did you see that it should have been snapped to the edge

>  maybe the calculation for window placement isn't taking into 
> account the size of the window border?

I think the calcul only try to put them where there is room. You can
adjust this for different size of windows in WM Tweaks, but that's all.

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