RE: But it says...

Dave LaMothe (
Mon, 01 Mar 1999 14:04:51 -0500 (EST)

On 01-Mar-99 Tricia Kirk wrote:
> I'm just upgrading from 1.0 to 1.6.10, and I love it!
> I especially like the flat look of the new Wharf.
> But...  I like to have the most horizontal room on my
> screen that I can get, so I put the Wharf on the bottom
> as one row by as many columns as I have apps/icons.  How
> do I get my folders to open "perpendicular" to the Wharf
> as advertised in the man page?  They insist on opening
> horizontally no matter what I do.  All my folders open
> so that the outermost icon is in the rightmost slot on
> screen.  I've searched all the docs I can find but I
> haven't seen anything about this kind of problem.  Am
> I the only one who uses a horizontal Wharf? :)  I can
> provide details about my system, how I compiled, etc.
> if that'll help.
> Tricia

*WharfColumns are for vertical Wharfs (you can have numerous Wharfs now), and
these folders open up horizintally, as you're experiencing.
If all you want is a horizontal Wharf, comment out *WharfColumns and just have
*WharfRows 1, whose folders will open vertically.