Re: Look file configuration

Sasha Vasko (
Tue, 17 Feb 2004 09:57:10 -0600

mirko_3 wrote:
> First of all, thanks for the great window manager!
> I've finally switched over to 2.0 beta 3, and am very happy with it; 
> there  are just a few things I couldn't work out, no matter how hard I 
> tried:
> 1.- I've configured one of the extra buttons on my mouse to start aterm  
> when clicked on a window, as follows:
> Mouse 6         W       N       exec "aterm" aterm-2 &
> Mouse 6         R       N       exec "aterm" aterm-2 &
> (aterm-2 is a script I wrote to call aterm with some options, like  
> transparency and stuff)
> it works fine, but sometimes (like 1 time out of 3) when I click on a  
> window to open aterm, other aterms that are open go under that window, 
> and  only the new aterm results on top.
> Annoying, but I can live with it if there's no easy fix, I guess :(

Is window obscured when you click on it ?

> 2.- I've looked at the looks files over and over, and couldn't figure 
> how  to make the title bar a bit smaller (I'm using the 
> look.transparent  file...). What is the correct option I should modify?

titlebar's size is determined by size of buttons and text - reduce font 
size  and buttons size to reduce tbar.

another thing to try is to use :

TitleButtonStyle 2
TitleButtonXOffset 0
TitleButtonYOffset 0

in your look.


> Thank you.

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