[Xmonad] darcs patch: make workspace tag not need to be a Num.

David Roundy droundy at darcs.net
Wed Jun 13 21:08:01 EDT 2007

On Wed, Jun 13, 2007 at 06:02:53PM -0700, Stefan O'Rear wrote:
> > > It definitely has nothing to do with Xinerama.  Probably it has a lot to
> > > do with the fact that we used to hide windows by moving them offscreen;
> > > this needs to be re-evaluated.  As such I'm CC-ing the deciders.
> > 
> > Ah, then an easy solution would seem to be to move windows offscreen by a
> > fixed distance (chosen perhaps to be larger than any reasonable viewable
> > area, or perhaps chosen at runtime to be larger than the actual screen
> > area).
> > 
> > But why is it that we can't just unmap the windows? (possibly displaying my
> > ignorance...)
> Indeed. :)  I used past tense, because unmapping is what we do now.

Ah, yes, I see that you did use the past tense... so presumably we no
longer would need to store and restore those positions?
David Roundy
Department of Physics
Oregon State University

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