[Xmonad] compositing

Don Stewart dons at galois.com
Sun Nov 4 15:39:08 EST 2007

> On Nov 3, 2007, at 20:53 , Andrea Spada wrote:
> >Well, this is a very interesting topic. I always wanted a solution to
> >not only make my unfocused windows transparent (by a customizable
> >amount), but implementing much advanced compositing
> >functions, to a definable class of windows, as:
> sjanssen & co. are looking into xmonad hooks to allow you to do  
> things like that, as long as compositing in a library so you don't  
> need to use e.g. compiz.

yes, in particular Eric Mertens and I are investigating how to add
pluggable compositing code to xmonad, via extensions. We think there's
great potential here.

-- Don

More information about the Xmonad mailing list