Re: Starting Apps as Iconified

Ethan (
Sun, 25 Oct 1998 14:26:37 -0800 (PST)

On Sun, 25 Oct 1998, Andrew Sullivan wrote:

> On Sun, 25 Oct 1998, Thadeu Penna wrote:
> > Is there such database option in AS 1.5? 
> > I'll take the change and ask why some weird applications for Window Maker
> > do not work on AfterStep. I have found two: wmlicq and Mount.App. WmLicq
> > (licq patched to WM) works nicely as icon but I tried to MaxSwallow it
> > what I got is the full open window swallowed (I didnt know about this new
> > feature). 
> Try just using Swallow.
> Swallow's been changed in 1.5; along with MaxSwallow.  For details, see
> the latest FAQ, or scroll through the CHANGELOG (the info's in there, but
> it's surrounded by lots of other info!).

What Andrew said. :)

In addition, there is a way to start an app iconified via database.  The 
option you're looking for is StartIconic.

Ethan Fischer