[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#463647: Bug#463647: Bug#463647: xfwm4: confirmed on up-to-date sid box (i386)

Simon Huggins huggie at earth.li
Fri Mar 7 10:09:52 UTC 2008

Hi Antonio,

On Fri, Mar 07, 2008 at 08:06:38AM +0100, Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
> On jeu, 2008-03-06 at 19:11 -0300, Antonio Terceiro wrote:
> > The problem is that awm always requests to be raised, but it does not
> > need to receive the focus (and indeed sets itself as
> > WINDOW_TYPE_DONT_FOCUS so WM's don't pass the focus to it). xfwm4 does
> > not test for this property and always puts the focus in awm, making it
> > impossible to focus any other window. The mentioned patch adds a check
> > so xfwm4 does not put the focus in awm.
> I really dont get it. When I run awn here, nothing happens to focus.
> I'll test a patched build to see if it runs fine, but I'm still
> wondering…

What focus method do you have setup?

Focus follows mouse or click to focus?
Also do you have "Automatically give focus to newly created windows"
And do you have "Automatically raise windows when they receive focus"

Simon Huggins  \ <forc3> zsh je trouve ke tu passes plus de temps a faire
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