Re: Re; IconTitle

Tomas Duewiger (
25 Jan 1999 22:15:26 +0100

Matthew Grund <> writes:

> me: > > I'm wondering if anyone has a fix for this: I'd like to have a > >
> vertical IconBox on the side of my desktop. Problem is - the IconTitle > >
> overlaps the next icon below it. It's be nice to put some padding > >
> between icons, so they don't pile up right next to each other.
> Albert: > I use icons with background (NeXT-ish) and I guess that > would
> help you too. Just give the configure switch > - --enable-iconbackground
> and it should look much better.
> > Albert Dorofeev
> thanks for the quick reply, Albert.
> Where would I put this, exactly? it looks like a command line arg, do I
> put it in my .xinitrc? (from whence I call AfterStep?)

When you compile AS you need to run configure with that arg:
$ ./configure --enable-iconbackground

Try a 'configure --help' to see all the options. Some others are maybe of
interest too.


Tomas Duewiger