[mythtv-users] Which Window Manager?

Michael T. Dean mtdean at thirdcontact.com
Thu Aug 25 00:19:55 UTC 2005

gLaNDix (Jesse Kaufman) wrote:

> Kevin Kuphal wrote:
>> I use fluxbox.  Much lighter than KDE.  I think you can run twm even 
>> if you want or without a window manager too.
> what focusing method do you use in fluxbox?  a lot of times, "popups" 
> (like when you hit the menu button on movies in the video library 
> manager) aren't focused, so i have to move my mouse around until i can 
> make it focused ... it's not even all the time, just intermittently 
> ... same with the shutdown yes/no screen ... power button (mapped to 
> the same thing that ESC is on my keyb) gets me out of the popup and 
> oftentimes if i go back into the popup, it's focused and everything 
> works fine :( ... running 0.18.1 on slackware-current ...

My workaround:

Later in the thread, Mike Ford posted a solution, but I haven't had a 
chance to test it out, myself...


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