Re: Making window shades sticky?

Armando L. Caro Jr. (
Fri, 22 Jan 1999 10:21:42 -0500 (EST)

On Fri, 22 Jan 1999, Michal Vitecek wrote:

>    the shaded windows followed one only because there was bug in AS. i think
>  that option "StickyIcons" shouldn't hold for shaded windows and possibly new
>  option "StickyShadedWindows" or similar should be created so ppl won't
>  have to make each shaded window sticky.
>     ideas? comments?

I think this would be a nice feature.  In fact, shaded windows should
probably have similar options as icons: Sticky, Stubborn, etc.  I wasn't
aware that it was a bug with the old version of AS, and I used it very
often thinking it was a great feature :-).  It was convenient for moving
windows around the virtual desktop. I simply shaded the window, positioned
myself somewhere else and unshaded.  I haven't looked at the AS code, but
I would *assume* that it shouldn't be too hard to do since the icon
options code can be mimicked.

Armando L. Caro Jr.                        
University of Delaware