Which WM accpets this...

Rodney Dawes dobey at novell.com
Thu Apr 20 14:47:22 EEST 2006

At least for metacity, I believe you need to have the compositing
manager running with an rgba visual, or it will just ignore the request.

-- dobey

On Thu, 2006-04-20 at 17:01 +0530, nupul kukreja wrote:
> I wish to make a particular window transparent. I was told that the
> particular window manager must accept the atom _NET_WM_WINDOW_OPACITY.
>  I was using Qt's inbuilt method for this and it says that this atom
> must be accepted. I have used the following window managers but none
> of them support this...
> fvwm, wmaker, metacity, kwin, openbox, blackbox.
> ..could you please tell me which WMs today accept this atom?

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