[xmonad] darcs patch: Additional messages for SplitGrid layout (and 3 more)

Adam Vogt vogt.adam at gmail.com
Fri Nov 18 20:10:07 CET 2011

I've applied the three patches leaving the Navigation2D out. Thanks!

* On Saturday, November 12 2011, Norbert Zeh wrote:

>Norbert Zeh [2011.11.10 1225 -0400]:
>> 4 patches for repository http://code.haskell.org/XMonadContrib:
>> Tue Dec 15 15:21:42 AST 2009  Norbert Zeh <nzeh at cs.dal.ca>
>>   * Additional messages for SplitGrid layout
>>   This patch introduces two new message SetMasterRows and SetMasterCols for the
>>   X.GridVariants.SplitGrid layout, which set the number of rows/columns in the
>>   master grid to the given value.  This is useful when setting the number of rows
>>   and/or columns non-incrementally using an interface such as GridSelect.
>> Wed Apr  6 11:02:13 ADT 2011  Norbert Zeh <nzeh at cs.dal.ca>
>>   * Support for scratchpad applications with multiple windows
>>   I recently found that I use xpad to add sticky notes to my desktop.  I wanted
>>   to be able to show/hide these in the same fashion as regular scratchpads.  This
>>   patch adds a function that allows to do this while reusing most of the existing
>>   NamedScratchpad code.
>> Wed Sep  7 10:33:04 ADT 2011  nzeh at cs.dal.ca
>>   * Better control over GridVariants geometry
>>   Added new messages the layout understands to allow changing the grid aspect
>>   ratio and setting the fraction of the master to a given value rather than
>>   changing it relative to the current value.
>> Thu Nov 10 12:17:01 AST 2011  Norbert Zeh <nzeh at cs.dal.ca>
>>   * X.A.Navigation2D
>>   This is a new module to support directional navigation across multiple screens.
>>   As such it is related to X.A.WindowNavigation and X.L.WindowNavigation, but it
>>   is more general.  For a detailed discussion of the differences, see
>>   http://www.cs.dal.ca/~nzeh/xmonad/Navigation2D.pdf.
>In response to this, Wirt Wolff and I started talking about possible
>improvements to Navigation2D, as it seems a bit complex right now.  So, whoever
>looks at this patch pack, please do not apply the X.A.Navigation2D patch.  The
>other three patches should be fine, as they are minor enhancements of modules
>that are already in the repo.  I hope it is possible to selectively apply a
>subset of the patches I sent.  If not, let me know and I'll resend only the ones
>that can be applied right now.
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