[xmonad] darcs patch: Add windowRemover for make tabbed return just the focu...

David Roundy droundy at darcs.net
Mon Feb 4 13:53:37 EST 2008

On Mon, Feb 04, 2008 at 07:48:03PM +0100, Andrea Rossato wrote:
> On Mon, Feb 04, 2008 at 07:39:16PM +0100, Andrea Rossato wrote:
> > On Mon, Feb 04, 2008 at 01:02:33PM -0500, David Roundy wrote:
> > > I understand that there are different decoration styles, but I also think
> > > it's reasonable to remove windows that are not viewable from the display
> > > stack.  This won't have any effect on layouts like Circle that don't stack
> > > windows on top of each other, and in fact I can't see a scenario where
> > > you'd want different behavior.
> > 
> > as I said I didn't get the code at first sight and I'm not in the
> > conditions to analyze it carefully enough. Still here you'll find a
> > screenshot of my default layout after applying your fix:
> > 
> > http://gorgias.mine.nu/xmonadShots/droundyPatch.png
> > 
> > I think something is wrong in your patch, but I do not know what.
> now I got it. I didn't get the fact the we need to call restackWindows
> with every windows visible on the screen, even decorations. And we
> must do that in Operations.windows.

I'm confused.  Isn't that what xmonad does already? I thought that was the
point of including the decorations in the list of windows that are output.
Do you remove the decorations from the list at some later stage?
David Roundy
Department of Physics
Oregon State University

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