Re: [As-users] Fedora 8 RPMS - AfterStep 2.2.8, fotox-0.37,

Sasha Vasko (sasha@aftercode.net)
Mon, 24 Mar 2008 17:29:22 -0600


Try current CVS - Pager should now work properly.


Sasha

Jeff Krebs wrote:
> OK.  I had my desktop set to a 1x2 (one viewport wide by 2 viewports 
> tall) and all worked well.
> 
> I changed to a 2x2 setup (DeskTopSize 2x2) and DeskTopScale was doubled 
> (from 23 to 46, for a 1440 monitor).
> 
> I am now seeing the same issue that you are.  The scale appears correct, 
> by it's about 2/3 width and truncated on the right hand side.  The 
> height appears correct thought.
> 
> This appears to be a bug, and needs further investigation.
> 
> Jeff
> 
> 
> * Graydon (oak@uniserve.com) wrote:
>> On Tue, Mar 18, 2008 at 08:40:43PM -0500, Jeff Krebs scripsit:
>>> Excellent, except for the Pager part :)
>>>
>>> Disable Pager in "autoexec"
>> Yup.
>>
>>> Comment out the line in "pager" "*PagerGeometry..."
>> Yup.
>>
>>> Change "DeskBorderWidth" from "1" to "0" on the line 
>>> "*PagerDecoration..." in "pager".
>> Done!
>>
>>> If Wharf is vertical, you need to set Pager as vertical, in the file "pager"
>>> (*PagerColumns 1).
>> Done!  (Wharf is vertical)
>>
>>> If Wharf is horizontal, set "*PagerRows 1".
>>>
>>> You're right on desktop scale.  It's a ratio; the larger the number, the 
>>> smaller the Pager.  Vertical Wharfs are easy:
>>>
>>> Ex) a 64x64 Wharf on a 1280 wide desktop.
>>>
>>> 	1280/64=20
>>>
>>> 	more than one viewport (a 2x2 desktop) means you double to 40.
>> 1600/64 = 25; double to 50.  No detectable change between 20, 40, 50,
>> 100, and 200; so far as I can tell, setting this value in
>> ~/.afterstep/base isn't having an effect.
>>
>> I'm getting viewports in the wharf which are about 40 pixels across.
>> (They look about 2/3 of the 64 pixel wharf.)
>>
>> I know the file is being read because setting DeskTopSize there _does_
>> have an effect.
>>
>> This is true whether or not the pager is being swallowed in the wharf or
>> run independently.
>>
>> [snip]
>>> 	*MonitorWharf Pager - MaxSwallowModule "Pager" Pager 0 1
>>>
>>> 	Where "0" is the starting desktop and "1" is the last.  And you 
>>> 	may have "*Wharf" in lieu of "*MonitorWharf", depending on your
>>> 	setup.
>> I have 
>>
>> *Wharf Pager - MaxSwallowModule "Pager" Pager 0 0
>>
>>> For use in Wharf, 64x64 is rather tiny in a modern desktop, I 
>>> recommend setting your desktop(s) to 1x2, 1x3, or 1x4 rather than the 
>>> traditional 2x2 or 2x3 (in "base", "DeskTopSize"). Or for horizontal, 
>>> 2x1, 3x1, 4x1.
>> It is pretty teeny but it's also what I'm used to...
>>
>>> Does that help?
>> Some, but there's definitely still an issue with swallowing.
>>
>> I've tried "SwallowModule" instead of "MaxSwallowModule"; that gives me
>> most of four of the six (2x3) viewports, and fits the 64 bit width.
>>
>> It looks like what draws the borders and what sets the actual virtual
>> desktop sizes in the pager are independent; I can get the actual virtual
>> desktops to be the right size, but the border-drawing part is fixed.
>>
>> Have attached a screenshot, so not sending to the list as well.
>>
>> Thanks!
>>
>>> Jeff Krebs
>>>
>>>
>>> * Graydon (oak@uniserve.com) wrote:
>>>> So, it builds, it runs, stalonetray just works which is great, but I'm
>>>> having some issues with swallowing the pager in the wharf.
>>>>
>>>> *Wharf Pager - MaxSwallowModule "Pager" Pager 0 0
>>>>
>>>> Works, but I get a rather skewed pager; the virtual desktops of the
>>>> first column consume nearly all the width of the wharf. (vertical
>>>> wharf.)
>>>>
>>>> If I add
>>>> DeskTopScale 55
>>>>
>>>> to
>>>>
>>>> # This sets the size of the virtual desktop :
>>>> DeskTopSize 2x3
>>>>
>>>> in the base file, I get what are effectively evenly split viewports in
>>>> the pager, except that the lines around the viewports are sstill where
>>>> they were with the little tiny remnants of the right hand column and the
>>>> big, presumably full size, viewports in the left hand column.
>>>>
>>>> There's clearly something I should be setting that I'm not; does anyone
>>>> know what it is?
>>>>
>>>> Thanks!
>>>> Graydon
>>>>
>>>> (who would really like a pager swallow option so that it would do a
>>>> full-size (for some configured full size) on hover, and then collapse
>>>> itself back into the wharf.)
>>>>
>>>> On Mon, Mar 17, 2008 at 03:29:36PM -0500, Jeff Krebs scripsit:
>>>>> Fedora 8 RPMS - AfterStep 2.2.8, fotox-0.37, stalonetray-0.7.6 and more.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> The AfterStep Applets RPM repository has now been updated to include
>>>>> AfterStep-2.2.8, fotox and stalonetray.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Notes on new versions and recent additions:
>>>>>
>>>>> AfterStep-2.2.8: Many bug-fixes for this release: restart session, 
>>>>> wharf position, gtk menu sorting, ASDocGen issues, and more.
>>>>>
>>>>> For a listing of new AfterStep features, visit this link:
>>>>>
>>>>> 	
>>>>> http://cvs.aftercode.net/cgi-bin/viewcvs.cgi/afterstep-stable/NEW?rev=HEAD
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> fotox-0.37 is a program for improving image files made with a digital
>>>>> camera.
>>>>>
>>>>> 	http://kornelix.squarespace.com/fotox/
>>>>>
>>>>> The following functions are provided:
>>>>>
>>>>>     * Show thumbnails of image files in a directory, navigate, choose
>>>>>       files to view or edit.
>>>>>     * Adjust overexposed or underexposed areas to improve visibility
>>>>>       of detail (change brightness independently for different
>>>>>       brightness levels).
>>>>>     * Reduce fog or haze by removing "whiteness" and intensifying
>>>>>       colors.
>>>>>     * Edit whole image or an arbitrary area outlined with the mouse.
>>>>>     * High dynamic range (HDR) photography: combine an underexposed
>>>>>       and overexposed image to improve details visible in both bright
>>>>>       and dark areas. Automatic image alignment.
>>>>>     * Photo stitching or panorama: stitch two or more images together
>>>>>       to make an ultra-wide image.
>>>>>     * Simple image alignment and brightness / color matching.
>>>>>     * Crop an image (choose the area of interest and cut-off the
>>>>>       margins).
>>>>>     * Rotate an image by any angle (level a tilted image, or turn in
>>>>>       90 degree steps).
>>>>>     * Resize an image, with convenience buttons for 2/3, 1/2, 1/3 and
>>>>>       1/4 size.
>>>>>     * Red-eye removal.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> stalonetray-0.7.6 - STand Alone TRAY (notification area) implementation
>>>>>
>>>>> 	http://sourceforge.net/projects/stalonetray
>>>>>
>>>>> Stalonetray is a stand-alone freedesktop.org and KDE system tray
>>>>> (notification area) for X Window System/X11 (e.g. X.Org or XFree86).
>>>>> It has full XEMBED support and minimal dependencies: an X11 lib only.
>>>>> Stalonetray works with virtually any EWMH-compliant window manager.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> About the AfterStep Applets Repository:
>>>>>
>>>>> This repository contains AfterStep, aterm, rxvt-unicode and over 60 
>>>>> Wharf/Dockapps for use with AfterStep and WindowMaker.
>>>>>
>>>>> In addition, there are some added utilities that work well under 
>>>>> AfterStep.
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Instructions for YUM installation can be found at:
>>>>>
>>>>> http://www.afterstep.org/download.php?show=RPMS
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> As usual, these Fedora 8 RPMS can be found at:
>>>>>
>>>>> ftp://ftp.afterstep.org/stable/rpms/RPMS/fc/8/i386
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Source RPMS that should work with most versions of Fedora
>>>>> (Core 3+) and other distros can be found at:
>>>>>
>>>>> ftp://ftp.afterstep.org/stable/rpms/SRPMS
>>>>>
>>>>>
>>>>> Feedback via the AfterStep User Mailing List is appreciated.
>>>>>
>>>>>
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