[Pkg-wmaker-devel] Bug#72038: wmaker: Persistant menus should be shade-able

Doug Torrance dtorrance at piedmont.edu
Thu Jan 21 17:29:01 UTC 2016

Control: tags -1 fixed-upstream

On Tue, 19 Sep 2000 14:04:41 -0400 Chris Pimlott <pimlottc at null.net> wrote:
 > One of the many little things that makes me appreciate Window
 > Maker is that by clicking on the title bar of a menu, it can be made
 > "persistant" so it stays on screen and doesn't dissappear after click or
 > mouseout like normal. I find it useful if I need to run a number of
 > commands in a submenu, or for keeping a list of open windows on
 > screen.
 > The usefulness of this feature could be extended by allowing menus
 > to be shaded (by double-clicking the title) like normal windows, thus
 > collapsing them to take up less space when not needed but still be
 > persistant. Perhaps other commands of windows (like maximizing/
 > minimizing, resizing) might be considered as well, although
 > personally only shading stands out as particularly useful for menus.

This feature has appeared in the upstream git [1] and should be 
available in the next release.


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