[xmonad] Moving windows to the workspace of their parent window

adam vogt vogt.adam at gmail.com
Sun Mar 10 17:56:13 CET 2013

On Sun, Mar 10, 2013 at 12:13 PM, Mina Nagy Zaki <mnzaki at gmail.com> wrote:
> I'd like to write a managehook that shifts windows to the workspace of
> their parent, without having to restrict that workspace (ie, without
> predefining a specific workspace for these windows). For example if I
> run skype on one workspace, when I get a call and answer it, I'd like
> the call window to automatically shift to the same workspace as skype.
> How would I go about this?

Hi Mina,

Check out http://xmonad.org/xmonad-docs/xmonad-contrib/XMonad-Hooks-ManageHelpers.html#v:transience


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