[mythtv-users] Window focus issue in welcome screen
Michael T. Dean
mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Tue May 3 18:46:26 UTC 2011
On 05/03/2011 01:43 PM, E. Westbrook wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 29, 2011 at 08:06, Michael T. Dean wrote:
>> FWIW, using RatPoison as a Window Manager is a great solution.
> Wow! I'd never heard of RatPoison before this thread, and having looked
> into it now, I will definitely be diving in head-first. It seems IDEAL for
> MythTV, as it promises to be super lightweight (only 18,000 lines of code
> including whitespace, are you kidding me?), super simple (learning curve
> nothwithstanding), and all windows apparently go precisely where you say
> they should, full stop. It also looks to be deeply satisfying for a
> /usr/bin/screen devotee and high-speed touch-typist like me.
> Thanks so much for the tip, francis3 and Michael!
To be really impressed, see, also:
(the latter showing that RatPoison only uses an additional 300kiB (yes,
kilo, not mega) of RAM compared to using no Window Manager at all--but
with RatPoison, your windows are properly managed and placed and stacked).
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