Gaim does not raise window on events
rj at dawnshosting.com
Tue May 10 09:40:58 UTC 2005
I hacked the patch into metacity 2.10.1 (breezy) and it does not seem to
work, if anyone wants to try here is the patch
and the source for metacity is located @
On Tue, 2005-05-10 at 04:58 -0400, Robert Jameson wrote:
> I've found this patch which intergrates it into metacity
> I'm going to try to hack it into the latest metacity I'm not very
> experienced in compiling gnome components, in fact I don't even know
> where to start.
> On Tue, 2005-05-10 at 04:38 -0400, Robert Jameson wrote:
> > I've noticed a annoying bug in Gaim 1.2.1 when I have a IM window open
> > and I'm having a conversation and minimize the window to my task-bar
> > when someone types a reply to my IM i don't notice it because the window
> > doesn't raise or flash or anything, so I find my self constantly
> > minimizing and maximizing the window to see if they replied to my
> > message.
> > I asked my question in #gaim on irc.freenode.net and this is the reply I
> > got.
> > <rj_> I have a problem, when I'm having a conversation with someone on
> > im, i minimize the window and to my task-bar, but I don't see when they
> > send me a new message? I must manually open the window back up
> > <rj_> shouldn't it blink or pop up or something?
> > <resiak> You're on Gnome or KDE, aren't you?
> > <rj_> Gnome 2.10
> > <resiak> Go shout at the dudes who write the Gnome or KDE panel. They
> > need to make their panels respond to the URGENT WM hint.
> > What should I do? Does anyone else experience this problems? are there
> > any work-arounds?
> > --
> > Robert Jameson <rj at dawnshosting.com>
> Robert Jameson <rj at dawnshosting.com>
Robert Jameson <rj at dawnshosting.com>
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