Bug 76935 - option to open windows always in the center of the screen
option to open windows always in the center of the screen
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: metacity (Show other bugs)
i586 Linux
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Assigned To: Havoc Pennington
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Reported: 2002-10-29 14:15 EST by matteo porta
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:38 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-10-29 14:15:40 EST
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Description matteo porta 2002-10-29 14:15:31 EST
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20020830

Description of problem:
currently all metacity windows are opened in the top left corner of the screen,
and i've to continually move the windows to the center of the screen. please add
an option to open windows always at the  center of the screen. thanks.

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Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2002-10-29 15:03:59 EST
The placement algorithm has been improved somewhat in recent versions (built in
Rawhide today), but there are no plans to make it configurable. 

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