[xmonad] Re: Emacs 23, Speedbar, XMonad 0.8.1, Wrong Window Focused

Andy Stewart lazycat.manatee at gmail.com
Sun May 3 20:21:08 EDT 2009

aditya siram <aditya.siram at gmail.com>

> Hi all,
> I am currently having a problem with XMonad correctly switching focus from the Speedbar ( in File
> mode ) and the editing window. Choosing a file in the
> Speedbar loads that file into the editing window but XMonad's focus stays in the
> speedbar. Surprisingly I can edit and navigate the file just fine in the
> editing window ( meaning all my keypress events are caught by the editing window ), but XMonad still
> thinks that the Speedbar is the master window. If I
> now switch layouts the Speedbar truly becomes the master window, also the red border stays with the
> Speedbar while I am typing in the editing window. I
> then have to explicitly move focus ( using Alt-j etc ) to the editing window.
You can use sr-speedbar.el instead speedbar.
Then you can use speedbar in *same* frame, and not new frame to contain
speedbar buffer.

http://www.emacswiki.org/cgi-bin/emacs/SrSpeedbar have detail that how
to install sr-speedbar.el


  -- Andy

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