FVWM is an ICCCM-compliant multiple virtual desktop window .. it is also possible to manually set a size using the Geometry command. This chapter contains the manual pages for the FVWM Virtual Window With fvwm’s virtual desktop, windows which do not appear on the screen do not actually. Fvwm provides both a large virtual desktop and multiple disjoint desktops which can be used separately or together. The virtual desktop allows you to pretend.

Author: Kazijar Mazusar
Country: Togo
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Career
Published (Last): 9 January 2016
Pages: 86
PDF File Size: 8.96 Mb
ePub File Size: 6.47 Mb
ISBN: 346-7-28447-758-1
Downloads: 8765
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Zulkisho

FVWM Cookbook FAQ

I’d much rather be able to cycle windows. You could achieve the same results with the following lines in your. The Pager is automatically sticky, but does not automatically StayOnTop. AddToMenu Utilities Tools Title top All text up to the first Tab in the menu label is aligned to the left side of the menu, manula text right of the first Tab is aligned to the left in a second column and all text thereafter is placed right aligned in the third column.

If a TitleFont is given, it is used for all menu titles instead of the normal font. You can force forbid warping whenever the sub menu is opened with the WarpTitle NoWarp option. It is obsolete and may be removed in the future.

It can be difficult to find the font, fgfgsh and bg colors to make this effect look good, but it fvw look quite good.

A geometry speci- fied as something like: If no translation is found str is returned as is. Modules simply transmit commands to the fvwm command engine. The vertical resizing is similar. We can use a relative position for the window, hence:. Up to four icon boxes can be defined. Without argument the default locale path is restored. However, limiting the number of colors is not the de- finitive solution.


The operation can be aborted with Escape or any mouse button not set to place the window. If used outside menus, this command does nothing. Moving windows to the top-right of the screen.

The SelectOnRelease option works exactly like the MenuStyle option with the same name, but overrides the option given in a menu style. Every copy knows its parent and issuing a Quit command to any instance of fvwm kills the master and thus all copies of fvwm.

The shadow effect only works with colorsets. It is designed to minimize memory consumption, provide a manuql look to window frames, and a virtual desktop. If the number is omitted, the colorset is switched fvwn and the regular menu styles are used again. See the sample system.

Xft gives a greater font height to fvwm than if bool is True. Changes the menu style of menu to menustyle.

Alternatively, the xpm file name may be specified. State state [ bool ] Sets, clears or toggles one of the 32 dvwm defined states which are associated with each window. The item under the pointer is then activated and the associated action is exe- cuted.

Mwm style is equivalent to! Check your X server documentation. The waitmodi- fiers and depth commands are the same as those used by FakeClick. If the optional argument value is positive, the only iconification will be allowed, and de-iconification will be inhibited. The main problem is that there are applications which use a lot or even all the colors.

FlickeringQtDialogsWorkaround suppresses flickering of the focused window in some modules when using KDE or Qt applications with application modal dialog windows.

All the above menu items are optional. The top, side and bottom bars are collectively known as the side-bars.


FVWM Documentation

Then knowing that means the style of the window to which the shade operation is being applied need just be told where to put the titlebar. With Xft the situation is bit different as Xft supports only iso and iso SVG is a vector graphics image format. All additional numbers after the first one are separated from their predecessor by their sign. Using “toggle” switches to the opposite state. If windowname is an empty string, then the specified file is the default icon, and will be used if no other icon bitmap or pixmap can be found: If the NoIcon attribute is set, then the specified window will simply disappear when it is iconified.

WindowFont [ fontname ] This command is obsoleted by the Style option Font.

FVWM Window Manager Manual Page

If the given key is released in manuxl menu using this style, the cur- rent menu item is selected. This is used to insert a blank line or separator in a menu. Move w w Note: Scrolling a mouse wheel over maanual menu either wraps the pointer along the menu defaultscrolls the menu under the pointer or act as if the menu was clicked depending on the MouseWheel menu style. Depending on your menu style this may simplify navigating through the menu.

This option will be removed in the future. Some people find this a useful way of moving windows around. If used outside of any read file, the returned value is ‘.