Desktop bling

Federico Asara ze4lot at
Fri Nov 17 16:56:12 GMT 2006

Here's a workaround. I've discovered that if I keep the panel on the
upper part of the screen, my windows will not cover it. I'm having
issues when changing workspace, 'cause maximized windows get larger than
the desktop, so a window can be in two workspaces, even if maximized. 

Il giorno ven, 17/11/2006 alle 09.54 -0600, Steven Harms ha scritto:
> Scott,
> I would say check your installation.  My workspaces work fine, and my
> windows maximize correctly.
> On 11/17/06, Scott J. Henson <scotth at> wrote:
>         Mattias Eriksson wrote:
>         > In the workspace switcher preferences you just select 1
>         workspace and it 
>         > will work as before.
>         >
>         Thanks, that seems to make things work in a sane manner. I
>         can't find any documentation about that in the package.
>         Maybe when you enable the desktop effects, it should check 
>         for your number of workspaces and tell you about that or fix
>         it itself?
>         Another quick question.  Maximization of windows doesn't
>         seem to work with the desktop-effects turned on.  It doesn't
>         take into account the bottom panel, so you get a little bit 
>         of each window, usually the status bar, cut-off.  Its a
>         little annoying and you have to manually size the window if
>         you want to see everything.  Any fix for that?
>         --
>         Scott Henson
>         LCSEE Systems Staff 
>         WVU MAE Undergraduate
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