[compiz] Fullscreen windows(videos) and Compiz

Danny Baumann dannybaumann at web.de
Tue Apr 10 13:56:02 PDT 2007


>         Well, I shouldn't send my emails that fast ;-)
>         In fact, I'm pretty sure the commit mentioned above introduced
>         that
>         behaviour.
>         Before, we always raised a window on every window state change
>         (such as
>         enabling fullscreen mode).
>         Now, we don't raise windows on state changes.
>         However, I'm not completely sure how to define what the
>         correct
>         behaviour here is. Should we raise windows on all state
>         changes, on 
>         certain state changes or on no state changes? Opinions anyone?
>         Metacity raises on maximization and fullscreen changes, I
>         guess that's
>         why this is expected behaviour at least for former Metacity
>         users ;-)
> atleast this two ... maybe on resize too?

The attached patch resembles the Metacity behaviour and raises whenever
a window is maximized or set to fullscreen.
However, as I said, I don't know if that is the 'right' solution.


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