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Re: [wmx] Command line interface for wmx?

Dave Holland - Mon Jan 17 12:37:12 2000

On Mon, Jan 17, 2000 at 12:40:57AM +0200, Lasse Rasinen wrote:
> So I'm proposing a following system:
> $ wmx-next -sticky
> $ xterm

There's a race condition there. What happens if between those two
commands executing, some other program opens a window?

Better to have some utility that exec's a program that's passed as an
argument, i.e.

$ wmx-exec -sticky xterm

I have no idea how that would fit in with Gnome etc either.

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