[Xmonad] Re: Emailing: A taste of Haskell.pdf

Simon Peyton-Jones simonpj at microsoft.com
Thu Jul 5 03:30:22 EDT 2007

But surely xnest should tell xmonad how big the window is, so that xmonad knows how to behave?  If I resize xnest's window, it should tell xmonad, which should adjust.

Still, I'll certainly try the -geometry thing, thanks


| -----Original Message-----
| From: Stefan O'Rear [mailto:stefanor at cox.net]
| Sent: 05 July 2007 07:53
| To: Donald Bruce Stewart
| Cc: Simon Peyton-Jones; xmonad at haskell.org
| Subject: Re: [Xmonad] Re: Emailing: A taste of Haskell.pdf
| On Thu, Jul 05, 2007 at 04:38:31PM +1000, Donald Bruce Stewart wrote:
| > Hey xmonad community,
| >
| > Simon PJ is running xmonad in xnest, for the upcoming OSCON Haskell
| > tutorial, and we've noticed xnest seems to crop the edge of the screen -
| > or misreport its size:
| >
| >     http://www.cse.unsw.edu.au/~dons/tmp/screen-spj.png
| >
| > Anyone seen this, running xmonad in xnest, or know how to fix it?
| Xnest defaults to an 800x600 screen.  Perhaps SPJ's monitor is that big,
| in which case the virtual screen will be truncated to fit the
| decorations.
| Perhaps he should pass the '-geometry 640x480' option to Xnest?
| Stefan

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