[linux-elitists] Re: Yet another mozilla atrocity

Jeff Waugh jdub@perkypants.org
Wed Oct 8 20:21:27 PDT 2003


<quote who="Adam Kessel">

> But I thought I'd give one very concrete example in response to Jesse's
> claim that the complaints are too abstract.  Maybe no one else in the
> world shares this issue, but I really miss the "avoid on maximize" panel
> setting from gnome1.  No one was ever able to explain to me why this was
> removed as "cruft" <http://shorl.com/hytidryhidrete>.  
> 
> Why do you want to be able to change "avoid on maximize"?  Because you
> might want to have a panel that is "always on top" and doesn't prevent
> maximized windows from expanding under it. (say, a transparent clock
> panel).  

Just to be clear - was this the setting that allowed you to have some panels
always on top, while letting others to disappear behind windows?

- Jeff

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