Re: AS 1.5 beta 4 - Icon Placement

Dagmar d'Surreal (
Fri, 16 Oct 1998 00:06:25 -0500 (CDT)

On Wed, 14 Oct 1998, Ethan wrote:

> On Thu, 8 Oct 1998, Thomas List wrote:
> > I'm using a Linux Penguin as standard icon. It seems to be a
> > little bit bigger than the Icon of xemacs or netscape or the
> > other AS icons. Now the Icons on the desktop are aligned by the
> > topof the icon. The icon titles that are boxed at the base of
> > the icon now build steps going up and down. I would like to
> > align the icons by the title box, how do I do this?
> This is not currently possible without editing the code.
> > The next problem appears with the pager and icons. I'm using
> > 3 desktops with a virtual size of 2x2. If I now have an icon
> > (not the window) on the upper left part of desk 0 the title
> > boxed of the icon also appears on the upper left part of desk
> > 1 & 2. How can I stop the pager from doing so?
> Hm, this is a bug in two parts - afterstep is moving the titlebox when 
> it shouldn't, and Pager is assuming all icons are sticky.  The former is 
> fixed in 1.5beta4 patch 8.

Where can we get these patches from now that the-site is closed?
(Wondering, since I haven't seen it...)

I am, of course, assuming that is it's traditional level
of lagged...