What's the right XID ???
edsiper at gmail.com
Wed Apr 16 11:44:11 PDT 2008
> The returned ID depends on how each application is implemented.
IIRC every program running connected to the X Server has a top level
window (which can be = to the Window manager container for that
program) and this address must be the same for all cases... a program
can have N windows but always exist the root one...
> Probably each one is traversing the windows tree different.
Here's my point, why the 3 resources returns a different window
address for the same program... at least 'xrestop' uses libXres to get
> #: xwininfo -root -tree | less
> and search for each id that you listed in the output. This probably
> will give you some light.
That line was very useful, thanks :) , but I still wonder why they
return different values :/
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