[xmonad] dzen2 not recognized by avoidStruts on non-rectangular desktop

Samir Unni srunni at gmail.com
Thu Dec 23 06:45:14 CET 2010

On 12/22/2010 11:40 PM, Justin Bogner wrote:
> The problem is with dzen, not xmonad. Looking at the source for dzen, it
> looks like it's not really xinerama aware. It sets a strut if it's at
> the very top or very bottom of your display, based on xlib's
> `DisplayHeight`. I don't know enough about xlib to tell you how to fix
> this.

Is there some way to work around this by manually telling xmonad not to 
let windows overlap the dzen2 instances? I attempted this once before, 
but the method resulted in a gap being present at the bottom of my other 
monitor as well, and the docs said that the code was deprecated anyway.

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