[compiz] New viewport switcher plugin
rastamasta at gmx.de
Thu Sep 21 05:05:04 PDT 2006
Am Wed, 20 Sep 2006 10:31:12 -0400
schrieb "Kristian Høgsberg" <krh at bitplanet.net>:
> We've (Soeren Sandmann, really) have written a new plugin that pans
> the viewport around a planar workspace instead of the cube. It's a
> more toned down transition effect and is more similar to the metacity
> workspace model. There's two parts to this patch: one part prepares
> the compiz core for workspace that's more than one viewport high, and
> the second part is the implementation of the plane plugin.
Big Thanks. I would have started today to work on that
btw, the scale plugin looks more flowing on unscale if it stays on the
desktop of the selected window and the other windows move away from it.
i made a video which shows what i mean:
anyway i made it for my compiz e17 module and the patch isn´t
hope you like the idea
> infrastructure part in itself would be good to have upstream since it
> does change the plugin API. The plane plugin might be interesting
> upstream too as a more toned down alternative to the cube, but I don't
> mind keeping that part in our RPM.
> The patch, as attached, has both the core changes and the new plugin.
> If we only want the core changes upstream, I can resend it as two
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