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pressing workspace_N_key when N is the current workspace changes the current ...


Description Paramjit Oberoi 2004-10-09 03:35:40 CEST
If the keyboard shortcut corresponding to, for example, workspace_1_key is pressed when 
workspace 1 is the currently selected workspace, the current workspace changes to the previous 

This happens because of lines 256--259 in xfwm4/src/workspaces.c.  These lines seem to be 
implementing the 'change to previously selected workspace' functionality by overloading the 
meaning of the parameters to the workspaceSwitch function: if the workspace to change to is the 
same as the current workspace, the function changes to the previously selected workspace.
Comment 1 Olivier Fourdan editbugs 2004-10-09 08:01:17 CEST
That's a feature, it's not a bug.
Comment 2 Paramjit Oberoi 2004-10-09 13:25:01 CEST
I think this feature would be more useful if there was an alternate_workspace_key

Bug #381

Reported by:
Paramjit Oberoi
Reported on: 2004-10-09
Last modified on: 2009-07-14


Olivier Fourdan
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