_NET_WORKAREA and Xinerama

Carsten Haitzler (The Rasterman) raster at rasterman.com
Tue Oct 24 16:57:05 EEST 2006

On Tue, 24 Oct 2006 17:06:57 +0400 "Oleg Sukhodolsky" <son.two at gmail.com>

> Hi,
> I need to know workarea, but it looks like it doesn't work well for Xinerama :
> (
> I've found couple discussions on this subject:
> http://mail.gnome.org/archives/wm-spec-list/2003-March/msg00003.html
> http://mail.gnome.org/archives/wm-spec-list/2004-March/msg00000.html
> So, are there any plans to enhance the spec to work well with Xinerama?

personally i think workarea is not that useful - "work area"(s) can be
calculated FROM known obsctacles on screens (like panels, etc. etc.). all you
need is a way of providing virtual obstacles.

> Thanks, Oleg.
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