[xmonad] Problem with Emacs and XMonad

Deniz Dogan deniz.a.m.dogan at gmail.com
Wed Jun 10 05:15:02 EDT 2009

2009/6/10 Bruce Stephens <xmonad at cenderis.demon.co.uk>:
> Deniz Dogan <deniz.a.m.dogan at gmail.com> writes:
> [...]
>> What *really* is bothering me though is that not even "emacs -Q" with
>> a clean .Xdefaults works properly. Even then the width/height are off!
>>>From this, I draw the conclusion that there is something fundamentally
>> wrong in either XMonad or Emacs, and I'm kind of leaning towards
>> believing it is the latter.
> It's surely nothing to do with xmonad.  However, emacs seems to work
> for other people, which suggests it's not emacs.  (That's not to say
> there aren't problems with this aspect of emacs---there surely are.)

I disagree. To me it seems that it does *not* work for a lot of other
people; they have all had to apply hacks to *make* it work.

But as you say, this probably has to do with Emacs rather than with
XMonad. I'll just reopen the discussion on the emacs-devel mailing
list then.

Deniz Dogan

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