[xmonad] Floating window with respected size hint (xmonad 0.10)

Pablo Olmos de Aguilera C. pablo at glatelier.org
Tue Oct 16 23:53:16 CEST 2012

On 16 October 2012 09:53, Daniel Trstenjak <daniel.trstenjak at gmail.com> wrote:
> On Tue, Oct 16, 2012 at 02:17:14PM +0200, Daniel Trstenjak wrote:
>> Starting xclock from a shell, I expected getting a floating xclock
>> window with its default size, but the window I got was just put in
>> the current active layout.
> Well, I used the wrong string, xprop for xclock returns:
> ~> xprop|grep WM_CLASS
> WM_CLASS(STRING) = "xclock", "XClock"
> If I'm using "XClock" instead of "xclock", then it works as expected.

I use the script in the XMonad FAQ[1] and most times it works without issues :).

[1]: http://www.haskell.org/haskellwiki/Xmonad/Frequently_asked_questions#A_handy_script_to_print_out_window_information

Pablo Olmos de Aguilera Corradini - @PaBLoX
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