[Metisse] Window decorations / management glitches
chapuis at lri.fr
Sat Dec 16 01:55:29 CET 2006
Frederic Crozat a écrit :
> I've found littles glitches in window decoration / management (it is
> not a Ia Ora theme bug, it is also present with metisse theme) :
> -if WM_NAME hint is set to an empty string (for instance, GNOME logout
> dialog), some bars are drawn (I guess they are supposed to be around the
> title on some themes) on the title bar.
All Sticky windows has this kind of decoration (try to stick a window
via the window menu). This allows to distinguish this kind of window.
> -window of type _NET_WM_WINDOW_TYPE_SPLASH are decorated : they should
> probably not.
I just implemented _NET_WM_WINDOW_TYPE_SPLASH (cvs update in fvwm-insitu)
> -after using Alt-Tab, mouse cursor is moved to selected window title
> border (ok for that). But if you press Alt-F4, it won't work. You need
> to move mouse inside window to get Alt-F4 working.
Yes, this comes from the recent "ewmh desktop" Super key bindings fix
(went to fast). Will be fixed at the next config commit.
> I've done some small patches to reduce shadow size and change folding
> colors (be nice with me, this is my first openGL patch :). I've tried to
> enable smoothing on folding polygons but I failed. It would really
> improve people response if polygons used for folding could be
> antialiased. Now, they are in grey, so it isn't as much visible as
> before, but it can still be improved. Another slight issue with shadow
> is when they are drawn on menus : since they are drawn all around the
> window, you loose logical link between parent window and menu window
> (same logic apply for submenus).
The patch is ok but Ia Ora centered :o) We should add new FvwmCompositor
commands to set the shadow sizes and the fold borders colours (and a lot
of other things: the colour of the pager mode bg, the alpha for menu and tips
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