Re: [Sawfish] CSD and hyperactive window resizing

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Can you exclude that this might be a configuration mishap in your
Sawfish? Can you retry with a "default" configuration?

On Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:46:11 -0400 (EDT)
Allin Cottrell <cottrell@xxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hello all,
> I run current Sawfish (with Xfce, but I prefer sawfish to xfwm4) on 
> ARCH Linux.
> I'm seeing something very annoying with GTK applications that use the 
> new-style gnomish client-side decorations.
> For the most part these applications work OK (earlier "teething" 
> problems such as doubled title bars having been resolved) but here's 
> the remaining annoyance: these programs (evince is my paradigm case, 
> but probably just because I use it much more than the others) want to 
> resize themselves at the drop of a hat.
> If I go into evince with the mouse -- aiming to move the program by 
> its title bar, to click a button, to click a "twisty" to navigate the 
> left-hand contents pane, or to select some text -- some high 
> percentage of the time it goes into "resize-me" mode: any further 
> mouse motion resizes the window, until I click somewhere, being very 
> careful to avoid any motion in the click.
> I've tried running xfwm4 in place of sawfish and this nasty behavior 
> doesn't occur, so it seems to be a sawfish-specific problem. Any
> ideas on how to fix it? Thanks in advance.

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