[xmonad] Gnome3 and xmonad

Jens Petersen juhp at community.haskell.org
Fri May 13 09:54:33 CEST 2011

> ps Note however gnome-session seems a bit "sensitive" yet about other
> wm's (bug perhaps?) and sometimes show a "Fail whale" dialog - I guess
> because it didn't notice the wmgr... but I have just mean ignoring/minimizing
> though - until I have time to look further into it.

It was my bad for xmonad: startup script (xmonad-start) was exec'ing xmonad
which made gnome-session think that the window manager had terminated.

(For bluetile, the WMName seems to be wrong: sending a patch upstream.)

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