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Month: January 2012

Re: [trinity-devel] Centered or "Smart" Default Window Placement

From: Martin Gräßlin <mgraesslin@...>
Date: Sat, 14 Jan 2012 09:17:05 +0100
On Friday 13 January 2012 12:08:34 Darrell Anderson wrote:
> I'm posting this question to both the developer's and user's list.
> Everybody's thoughts and comments are welcomed.
> 
> Bug report 676 (http://bugs.pearsoncomputing.net/show_bug.cgi?id=676) was
> submitted requesting that the default window placement be changed from
> "Smart" to Centered. A patch was provided to make that change.
> 
> What do you think?
do you understand what this option does? Do you understand how this will 
affect all users?

This is clearly a case of "we change the window manager without understanding 
how the window manager works". Please just stop your work on twin and just use 
the upstream KWin. We very well evaluate what are good options and we know how 
such a change would affect all users.

You have so much work to do, why spend it on discussing a default setting for 
a window manager? Just use what upstream does.

Kind Regards
Martin Gräßlin

KWin maintainer

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