[xmonad] Grid layout eats other layouts
gale at sefer.org
Sun Apr 27 11:54:03 EDT 2008
>> I want to add Grid to the default list of layouts.
>> When I do:
>> ,layoutHook = avoidStruts $ layoutHook defaultConfig ||| Grid
>> I only get Tall and Grid. The last two layouts from
>> defaultConfig - Mirror Tall and Full - disappear,
>> seemingly "eaten" by Grid...
>> Any ideas why?
Roman Cheplyaka <roma at ro-che.info> wrote:
> It's because code which works with Choose data type expects the tree to
> grow to the left. If you write
> ,layoutHook = avoidStruts $ Grid ||| layoutHook defaultConfig
> it will work.
But that would put Grid as the first layout instead of the
last. That is not what I want.
> This is undocumented (afaik) and should be considered as a
> By the way, NewSelect combinator from LayoutCombinators does not have
> this issue, so one more reason to merge it to the core.
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