[Xmonad] xinerama and statusbar

Andy Gimblett A.M.Gimblett at swansea.ac.uk
Fri Sep 14 06:05:18 EDT 2007

On Fri, Sep 14, 2007 at 10:55:23AM +0200, lobzang at free.fr wrote:
> Hi
> I'm using a custom statusbar with dzen, in a xinerama environment ( defaultGaps
> = [(15,0,0,0)] in config file)
> This starts well, however when I open a new window (term) on the second screen,
> the statusbar is overlapped by the terminal window.
> Anyone experienced this ?

Perhaps you need to explicitly define a defaultGap for the second screen, eg:

defaultGaps = [(15,0,0,0),(15,0,0,0)]


(I haven't tried this: my defaultGaps is [(0,15,0,0),(0,0,0,0)], ie
I've explicitly set the gaps to be different on two screens.)


Andy Gimblett
Computer Science Department
University of Wales Swansea

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