[compiz] switch metacity->compiz (compiz ignores its own settings)

dragoran drago01 at gmail.com
Thu Feb 15 11:39:23 PST 2007

David Reveman wrote:
> On Fri, 2007-02-09 at 13:35 +0100, dragoran wrote:
>> I have configured compiz to use 1 workspace and 4 viewports and metacity 
>> to use 4 workspaces.
>> When I start compiz while metacity was running it uses 4 workspaces and 
>> 4 viewports (ignoring the gconf settings).
>> When I restart X so that compiz is started before metacity this does not 
>> happen (it uses what its configured for).
>> bug or feature?
>> if feature can it be disabled?
>> switching metacity->compiz without X restart is no longer possible with 
>> this..
> It is a feature but I sounds good to make it optional to use workspace
> hints set by a previously running WM.
ok where is this done (code)?
I was unable to find it to do anything with it...
> - David

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