[mythtv-users] My experience with the ratpoison window manager
myth at dermanouelian.com
Wed Nov 8 03:46:27 UTC 2006
On Nov 8, 2006, at 8:07 AM, stan at stanandliz.net wrote:
> Sorry to sound confused, but why do you need a window manager at all?
> I have a boot script that runs the following command on startup:
> startx /usr/bin/mythfrontend &
Without a window manager many people end up with focus issues when
they run external programs like xine to view movies or mame to play
games - specifically, lirc stops responding to the front application.
If you only use myth frontend and its internal player, you probably
don't need it.
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