Ralf Habacker ralf.habacker at
Wed Feb 25 08:22:36 CET 2004

On Tuesday 24 February 2004 23:32, Trevor Ackerman wrote:
> Does multiwindow work?
> when I do:
> startx -multiwindow
> at the last moment, the root window covers up my Windows Desktop and I
> cannot hide the root. Also any new application I launch from the kicker
> does not get its own Windows window or have an entry in the windows
> taskbar. I happen to be running on XP pro.
It seems that kwin is running. Please kill the kwin process: 
ps -ea  (see for a application named kwin)
kill <kwin-pid>


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