[xmonad] mplayer moves 1 step right and 1 step down

Brandon Allbery allbery.b at gmail.com
Sat Jun 23 00:44:51 CEST 2012

On Fri, Jun 22, 2012 at 6:19 PM, <wagnerdm at seas.upenn.edu> wrote:

> At a guess, it's moving down and to the right by the size of your
> borderWidth because some piece of software in the stack forgot that X
> borders existed. Try setting your borderWidth to something big like 30 and
> you'll know if this is true. If only mplayer is exhibiting this behavior,
> it is likely mplayer that's forgotten; otherwise, check if you have a
> compositing manager running or if xmonad itself is doing some math wrong
> somewhere.

xcompmgr at least doesn't figure borders into things, so it makes the
problem worse; but the real problem is as stated in the bug I pointed to

brandon s allbery                                      allbery.b at gmail.com
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