[RFC][PATCH] kwin/workspace: don't force new placement after moving to different desktop

Oswald Buddenhagen ossi at kde.org
Fri Aug 30 14:00:20 BST 2002

On Fri, Aug 30, 2002 at 12:34:48PM +0200, Melchior FRANZ wrote:
> > [...] I can't imagine a case where it would be desirable to change
> > the placement while moving to another desktop.
> Err ... or could another desktop have a smaller size than the current
> and thus potentially make a window disappear (xinerama etc.)? Then
> only re-place a window if the target desktop is actually smaller.
no, several xin screens are part of one virtual desktop (wild guess :).
the idea is, that there are other windows "in the way" on the other
desktop, so it would make sense to find a new free space for the window.
anyway, i found that behaviour highly annoying as well.


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