[Xmonad] darcs patch: Note that SimpleStacking is incompatible
jcreigh at gmail.com
Wed Jun 27 00:19:33 EDT 2007
On Wed, Jun 27, 2007 at 02:05:25PM +1000, Donald Bruce Stewart wrote:
> > Tue Jun 26 21:54:26 MDT 2007 Jason Creighton <jcreigh at gmail.com>
> > * Note that SimpleStacking is incompatible with Xinerama
> > It's unclear to me what SimpleStacking is supposed to accomplish, so I'm just
> > going to note that it doesn't work with Xinerama. (Due to assuming that the
> > current workspace is the one being laid out)
> Applied. And this is why Tabbed.hs stopped working with Xinerama, as it
> now uses the simple stacking stuff.
So to use tabbed with Xinerama, you want something that looks like this:
defaultLayouts = [ tiled , mirror tiled , tabbed shrinkText defaultTConf ]
ie, don't use the "simpleStacking" combinator.
I realize that the documentation in Tabbed.hs tells you to do something
that won't work, and I realize we need to fix that. I just don't want to
change that without first understanding what SimpleStacking is/was
supposed to do. (It looks like it's supposed to keep a focus stack of
David, any input on this would be very much appreciated.
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