Starting an app (via the CLI) and having its window appear on "all desktops"

Christian Mueller cmueller at
Mon Nov 13 22:10:04 GMT 2006

Am Montag, 13. November 2006 22:48 schrieb Randy Kramer:
> I'd like to be able to start an application (in this case, a non-kde 
> application--does it make a difference?) from the CLI and have its window 
> appear on all desktops (as in To Desktop -> All Desktops).  Is there a way to 
> do that?

kstart can do that. 
I just tried with xeyes, a non-KDE program: 
kstart --alldesktops xeyes
Works for me. 


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