Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 3rd Aug 2005 16:07 UTC
Linux "I am proud to announce the official release of Symphony OS Alpha 4. Alpha 4 includes the KNOPPIX version of the 2.6.11 Linux Kernel and an updated base based on Knoppix 3.9, numerous improvements to the Mezzo Desktop environment, includes synaptic for package management, beagle for local searching, supports .desktop files in the Programs target, and much more."
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Window Groups
by on Thu 4th Aug 2005 21:15 UTC

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Please let me know if there's a WM out there that already does this, but I would love to be able to hook windows together into window groups, enabling you to basically build a single application window out of lots of smaller application windows. You could then minimize or maximize this grouping as a single unit.

I think a good idea in a window manager would be to eliminate the need for resizing and repositioning windows by making the manager more intelligent, able to figure out such things for you.

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RE: Window Groups
by on Thu 4th Aug 2005 22:29 in reply to "Window Groups"
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Openbox and pwm do groups

Sorry I dont have links off hand

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RE[2]: Window Groups
by on Thu 4th Aug 2005 23:33 in reply to "RE: Window Groups"
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they do tabs, i think he's talking about something like

|gimp .|opera .|
|. . . . .|. . . . . |
|.... . . . . . . . .|
| xffm . . . . . . .|

all snapped together forming a single "window", i.e. a single set of close/minimize buttons controlling them.

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