[Xmonad] Resizing speed a major limitation to layout possibuilities

Krishna Rajendran krishna at emptybox.org
Sun Aug 5 15:26:59 EDT 2007

On Sat, Aug 04, 2007 at 10:11:58PM -0700, Tim hobbs wrote:
> I find that the slow speed of window resizing is a major limiting factor in
> what layouts I can make.  The Rolodex layout would have had the farther back
> windows be smaller, but firefox takes over a second to resize!  Does anyone
> else have this problem?  Is it something that is likely to go away as linux
> improves?  I think that if this is as bad for others as it is for me, that
> the xmonad community should voice it's concerns about this limiting issue.

I've found firefox to be completely unusable without the right video
drivers. Otherwise, firefox on linux seems as responsive as it is on any
other platform.


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