focus policy (unhijack Re: [patch] Grab windows anywhere, not just titlebar)

Cristian Tibirna tibirna at
Thu Nov 8 13:48:34 GMT 2007

Le Wednesday, 7 November 2007, Andreas Pakulat a écrit :
> JFYI: I have a similar issue right now on my system with XFCE4, the run
> dialog is shown on top of all windows initially. But it doesn't get
> focus so I can't directly type in the app to start and as soon as I
> accidentally move the mouse a bit focus is lost. Either way I have to
> switch via alt-tab to it. _Extremely_ annoying, almost making it
> unusable - luckily I don't use XFCE4 that often :)

This is very probably a consequence of insane focus policies. Does XFCE use 
something like focus follows mouse or focus under mouse?

Cristian Tibirna
KDE developer .. tibirna at ..
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