Re: Changing windows in a workspace.

Stelios Bounanos (
Thu, 18 Jul 2002 17:47:40 +0100

 >>>>> On Tue, 16 Jul 2002 18:32:17 +0530 (IST), Prapanna Tiwari
 >>>>> <> was runoured to have said:

 > I am novice user of Afterstep. I have been trying to find a way 
 > to configure a key map to change windows in a workspace. I was
 > able to do that. I am using WrapFore and WrapBack. However, this makes
 > the focus iterate through all the widows in a workspace. Is anybody
 > aware of a way to go to the next window only it the current screen
 > area. I have 4 screens (views) in a given workspace and I want to
 > iterate through the windows open only in the current screen of the 
 > workspace.


I was trying to do this a few months ago, and indeed there
doesn't seem to be a way to restrict warping to the current
viewport... the patch below adds a feel option (AutoTabStayInViewport)
to do this. It's against 1.8.10 and will need a couple of changes to
apply cleanly to 1.8.11. Also I'm not sure how it will interact with
AS options not used in my setup, and you might find it it a bit quirky,
but if you must absolutely have this feature :) here it is:


Hope it helps...

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