[xmonad] From dwm to xmonad
eschyle at gmail.com
Tue Sep 20 22:54:00 CEST 2011
I'm a dwm user in the process of migrating to xmonad and I stumbled upon
a few obstacles:
I would like to apply layouts directly without having to cycle through
all the existing layouts.
The following tentative:
, ((modm, xK_f ), setLayout $ Layout Full)
is not entirely satisfying: I don't know how to apply smartBorders and
I'd like the NextLayout message to continue to work : so I guess it
would be better to jump to an element of the layout list... ?
There's a NextLayout message, but no PreviousLayout one, why?
Is there a way to handle the _NET_ACTIVE_WINDOW property so that
xdotool windowactivate foo
activate the tag where foo lives, gives focus to foo and make it the
I can't go fullscreen with zathura or sxiv (but I can with mplayer)...
Concerning sxiv the binding which should trigger fullscreen has
absolutely no effects.
I only have the following user status setup in dwm:
xsetroot -name "$( date +%H:%M )"
How can I achieve the same effect in xmonad with dzen2?
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