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

Mina Nagy Zaki mnzaki at gmail.com
Sun Mar 10 18:11:15 CET 2013

On Sun, Mar 10, 2013 at 6:56 PM, adam vogt <vogt.adam at gmail.com> wrote:
> 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

I forgot to mention I found that, but unfortunately the windows are
not transient. I think I can write a new hook based on this one

Mina Nagy Zaki

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