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2362Re: [jasspa] problems with window size

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  • Jon Green
    May 16 4:17 AM
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      Christof Boeckler wrote:
      > Hi list,
      >
      > I have a serious problem with ME window sizing behaviour. I can't
      > remember exactly when it emerged, but I am quite sure that it is related
      > to my recently growing screen resolutions. I went from 1024x768 to
      > 1280x1024 an the problems began if I remember correctly. Lately I even
      > switched to 1600x1200 and here's the mess:
      >
      > When I start me it seems impossible to tell it wich screen size it shoult
      > have not to speakof the position.
      > First I tried the generic X option -geometry but me doesn't support this
      > option.
      > Then I tried to store the frame size from inside me. At the next start
      > every size and position is possible, from tiny to ridiculusly huge windows.
      > My last resort was to set the X properties of me with no effect. (I use
      > IceWM on Linux and it has the ability to specify per window sizing
      > options in the -geometry option style.)
      >
      > If I maximise me I get the following variable values:
      > $frame-depth .................. "57"
      > $frame-width .................. "159"
      > $window-depth ................. "26"
      > $window-width ................. "158"
      >
      > I am definitely annoyed by resizing me everytime I start it. Is this
      > expected behaviour or simply a bug? Is there hope or help?
      >
      > Christof
      >

      I use a .Xdefaults file when running on Sun Solaris as follows and have
      no problems as below.

      Jon.

      Dtwm*VCLSalFrame*secondariesOnTop: True
      !######################################################################
      !# #
      !# Defaults for MicroEmacs startup #
      !# #
      !######################################################################
      !# MicroEmacs.font: <fontname>
      !# Set the default font.
      !# MicroEmacs.font: -*-lucidatypewriter-medium-r-*-*-*-120-*-*-m-*-*-*
      MicroEmacs.font: -*-clean-medium-r-*-*-*-130-*-*-*-*-*-*

      !# MicroEmacs.geometry: <char-width>x<char-height> {+/-}<xoffset>
      {+-}<yoffset>
      !# Set up the default screen size and position.
      !# 102x65 characters please, 30 pixels from top left
      MicroEmacs.geometry: 102x65 30 30

      !# MicroEmacs.name: <name>
      !# The name displayed in the title bar format is <name>: <file>
      MicroEmacs.name: JASSPAs MicroEmacs

      !# MicroEmacs: <icon-name>
      !# The name displayed when MicroEmacs is iconized
      MicroEmacs.iconname: JASSPAs MicroEmacs
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