[xmonad] darcs patch: quick hack to avoid infinite (but breakable) loop when...

Brandon S. Allbery KF8NH allbery at ece.cmu.edu
Sat May 17 14:42:25 EDT 2008

On 2008 May 17, at 14:38, Spencer Janssen wrote:
> On Sat, May 17, 2008 at 05:09:41AM -0700, David Roundy wrote:
>> Probably a better option would be to not clear crossing events at  
>> all, but
>> instead when we handle crossing events to first check if the mouse  
>> is still
>> in the said window.  If it's not, then we should ignore the event.
> This misses the entire reason why we clear window entry events in  
> the first
> place.  When the current layout changes (or when switching  
> workspaces) a window
> entry event will be generated for the window under the cursor even  
> if the mouse
> is entirely stationary.  We don't want to perform focus changes  
> based on the
> position of the mouse if the user isn't even moving it.

Maybe I'm confused, but I think you just said the same thing he did.

brandon s. allbery [solaris,freebsd,perl,pugs,haskell] allbery at kf8nh.com
system administrator [openafs,heimdal,too many hats] allbery at ece.cmu.edu
electrical and computer engineering, carnegie mellon university    KF8NH

More information about the xmonad mailing list