Re: Window Shades are going slow...

Andrew Sullivan (
Mon, 3 May 1999 07:57:03 -0400 (EDT)

The netscape-on-restart problem has to do with netscape.  For some reason,
netscape does not like to be restarted by the window manager (actually, it
seems to me that it interacts with the window manager, on the whole, in a
pretty ideosyncratic way).

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On Sun, 2 May 1999, James wrote:

> On Sun, 2 May 1999, Coplan wrote:
> # 
> # Is there any way to speed up my shade speed for a given window?  When I
> # click on the shade button, it takes a long time, through much jerkyness,
> # to go up.  I was wondering if that is an X thing (refresh is low) or if
> # that was something one could control with the window manager.  
> you think that's bad, start netscape and resize the window... THAT is jerkyness.
> Also, why when i restart X and forget to quit netscape does it start up again
> but as a really small square (it's so small there's just room to show the
> resize handle of the window)
> And i've got that autoraise thing (where you wave the mouse over a window and
> it gets brought to the top of the stack and gets focus) but sometimes it doesn't
> work (i'll move from NS or something into an aterm and NS will remain at the
> top).
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