Re: request: display user name in wm title
- From: <tpgww@xxxxxxxxxxx>
- To: emelfm2@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
- Date: Sun, 27 Jun 2010 09:31:18 +1000
On Sat, 26 Jun 2010 12:48:43 +0100 Liviu Andronic <landronimirc@xxxxxxxxx> wrote: > On Sat, Jun 26, 2010 at 12:46 AM, <tpgww@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > > Two things: > > * The application sets the main-window title to be just the application > > name. Anything like "as emelFM2" in a window title is added by your > > window-manager/system. > > > Hmm, I think that apps can broadcast a custom main-window title. At > least emel does so for child windows, such as "emelFM2: displaying > file". As for the main window, on Xfce I see various apps broadcasting > custom main-window titles. For example, > - Pidgin's main window displays 'Buddy list', > - Geany displays '<filename> - <path> - Geany' > - gnome-mplayer displays '<filename> - GNOME MPlayer' > > Do you think emel's title could also be customised? We can set the title to anything, as demonstrated by the various child-windows. However the point remains - the e2 main-window title set by the application does not include "as ...". Something else is doing that. If we were to add something like that, you'd see it twice, presumably. Regards Tom -- Users can unsubscribe from the list by sending email to emelfm2-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with 'unsubscribe' in the subject field or by logging into the web interface.