Bug 21247 - Workspace and Viewport clarification in Swafish window manager ==> Workspaces config
Summary: Workspace and Viewport clarification in Swafish window manager ==> Workspaces...
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Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: sawfish (Show other bugs)
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Version: 7.0
Hardware: i386 Linux
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Assignee: Havoc Pennington
QA Contact: David Lawrence
Keywords: FutureFeature
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2000-11-22 15:48 UTC by Michael McConachie
Modified: 2018-10-17 11:41 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-02-09 18:37:07 UTC
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Description Michael McConachie 2000-11-22 15:48:34 UTC
In the Workspaces configuration window of Gnome Control Center, how about
adding a little bit of explanation to differentiate between Workspaces and
Viewports?  Something as minor as placing "Split each workspace into
viewports" between the Workspaces field and the Columsna dn Rows fields
should to it.

This would help make it more obvious that workspaces are a collection of


Comment 1 Elliot Lee 2001-02-08 20:43:15 UTC
This is actually a sawfish problem, since the Sawfish capplet is contained in
that package. Just shuffling over.

Comment 2 Havoc Pennington 2001-02-08 23:19:59 UTC
Sure, sounds fine. This isn't the kind of thing we usually put in Red Hat
specific patches, but I've mentioned the issue to the upstream maintainers of

Comment 3 Michael McConachie 2001-02-09 18:37:03 UTC
Cool 'nuf. Thanks.


Comment 4 Havoc Pennington 2001-07-06 02:50:58 UTC
Hmm, we've been discussing this issue recently. Consensus is that having both
workspaces and viewports is a hopelessly braindamaged idea from a user interface

Anyhow, closing the RH bug, since it's been suggested upstream and will
hopefully get addressed there.

Comment 5 openshift-github-bot 2018-10-17 11:41:42 UTC
Commit pushed to master at https://github.com/openshift/origin

Fix help examples for image append/extract

Fix bug #21247 which show properly the baseline of the command for the examples.

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