Bug 97520 - No way to set window autoraise in sawfish
No way to set window autoraise in sawfish
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: sawfish (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Havoc Pennington
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2003-06-17 01:39 EDT by Scott Otterson
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:54 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-10-04 02:26:12 EDT
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Description Scott Otterson 2003-06-17 01:39:37 EDT
The menu items in: 

  gnome menu -> prefs -> more prefs -> sawfish window manager

are missing the item that used to allow setting sawfish to autoraise windows
with focus follows mouse (I'm enabling sawfish by putting WINDOW_MANAGER=sawfish
export WINDOW_MANAGER in my .bash_profile).

The metacity way to do this is to go to the menu item at:

  gnome menu -> prefs -> windows

but when I do that, I get this error message:

  Cannot start the preferences application for your window manager

  Window manager "" has not registered a configuration tool
Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2003-10-04 02:26:12 EDT
This bug should be reported to http://bugzilla.gnome.org vs. the sawfish product
there, if still present in the latest release. Sawfish is provided on an
"as-shipped-by-upstream" basis (though please report any packaging issues
introduced by us).

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