[xmonad] tabbed, floating & focus

Henrique G. Abreu hgabreu at gmail.com
Thu Jul 2 11:32:19 EDT 2009

Yeah, it works fine! (with miner issues as you said)
I think it'd be good to attach this hack to issue

Thanks a lot,
Henrique G. Abreu

On Wed, Jul 1, 2009 at 16:22, Konstantin Sobolev <
konstantin.sobolev at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, Jul 1, 2009 at 10:39 PM, Henrique G. Abreu<hgabreu at gmail.com<https://mail.google.com/mail?view=cm&tf=0&to=hgabreu@gmail.com>>
> wrote:
> > I've just tested your hack and it worked, but not very well.
> > When I placed a floating window on a tabbed workspace, changed the focus
> > from floating and tiled alternately, it worked as expected.
> > But when I closed the floating window, the tiled windows just switched as
> > before, which is not a big problem.
> > The real problem happened when I tried to float a tiled window, xmonad
> got
> > crazy.
> > xmonad process got a 100% usage on a core and the 'screen' were not
> updated
> > anymore, only the later window had the focus. No way to change the focus
> or
> > do anything.
> > Hopefully this window I tried to float were a terminal and was able to
> kill
> > xmonad and re-run it without kill X or logging ssh.
> > (xmonad --restart didn't worked)
> >
> > Anyway, this switching focus problem is really annoying.
> > I'm willing to test anymore hacks you build :P
> yep, there was a bug, I didn't post a fix since nobody was interested.
> See fixed version attached. It still has some minor issues but works
> good enough for me :)
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