Synchronizing _NET_WM_STATE writes and reads
pekane52 at gmail.com
Fri Nov 9 06:29:53 PST 2007
On Nov 9, 2007 7:01 AM, Dirk Thierbach <dthierbach at gmx.de> wrote:
> 3a. Wait for Property change notify event
> 3b. Assert that the proper states are set.
Yes, I agree. Until the Property event arrives the state
changes are not valid.
> Or, even better, just react to the event, and never wait for it. If the WM
> chooses to ignore your request, that's the proper way to do it.
That is also a very good point. Trying to debug a GUI hang that
is triggered by a WM ignoring a Property change is a hard way to have fun.
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