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WinList - AfterStep module displaying list of opened windows

WinList(1x) AfterStep X11 window manager WinList(1x)

NAME

WinList - AfterStep module displaying list of opened windows
 
 
 

CONFIGURATION OPTIONS

Action 1|2|3|4|5 action
 
Defines what function should be executed on the window when specific mouse button is clicked over window's button.
 
 
Align Left,Right,Top,Bottom
 
Sets align of the text label in WinList buttons.
 
See Also: Alignment flags for further details.
 
 
AllowCollides
 
FIXME: add proper description here.
 
 
BalloonBorderHilite
 
Defines the bevel to be drawn around balloons - replaces the BorderWidth setting.
 
See Also: Bevel flags for further details.
 
 
BalloonCloseDelay number
 
Determines the delay in ms between when balloon is shown and before it disapears.
 
 
BalloonDelay number
 
Specifies the period in milliseconds to delay the appearance of the balloon.
 
 
BalloonStyle MyStyle
 
MyStyle to be used to draw balloon. Note that balloons could be shaped (BackPixmap 125 and 126).
 
 
BalloonTextPaddingX size
 
width of the border around the text in balloons.
 
 
BalloonTextPaddingY size
 
height of the border around the text in balloons.
 
 
BalloonXOffset offset
 
Specifies the horizontal offset (in pixels) to use when displaying balloons.
 
 
BalloonYOffset offset
 
Specifies the vertical offset (in pixels) to use when displaying balloons.
 
 
Balloons
 
Turns on the balloon feature. A "balloon" is displayed showing the name of the button the pointer is resting on in the WinList. The balloon background and text are configured with the MyStyle "*WinListBalloon"
 
 
Bevel None,Left,Right,Top, Bottom, NoOutline
 
Defines 3D bevel of WinList buttons.
 
See Also: Bevel flags for further details.
 
 
CompositionMethod
 
Sets composition method to be used to draw WinList buttons. Default is alpha-blending. Valid values are in range 130-145.
 
 
 
FBevel None,Left,Right,Top, Bottom, NoOutline
 
Defines 3D bevel of WinList buttons for windows that are in focused state.
 
See Also: Bevel flags for further details.
 
 
FCompositionMethod
 
CompositionMethod for WinList buttons representing focused windows.
 
 
FillRowsFirst
 
Flag, indicating that WinList should should add new row when new button is added, and only if MaxRows or max height is reached - add new column. By Default WinLIst adds columns first.
 
 
FocusedBevel
 
Style used when defining the Bevel appearance for the active window.
 
See Also: Bevel flags for further details.
 
 
FocusedStyle "style"
 
MyStyle to be used for rendering of window buttons for windows thar are in focused state.
 
 
Geometry +x+y
 
Specifies the location of the WinList window. Note that only position can be specified - size is defined by other parameters and number of buttons.
 
 
HSpacing
 
FIXME: add proper description here.
 
 
IconAlign align[,align[,...]]
 
Alignment of the icon
 
See Also: Look Alignment flags for further details.
 
 
IconLocation location
 
Determines where icon is placed in relation to text label. Numbers from 1 to 9. On keypad 5 represent the text label, so other numbers represent location of the icon to be the same as location of the key in relation to 5. Say location 6 is to the right of the text label.
 
 
IconSize WxH
 
Setxs the size icon should be scaled to.
 
 
MaxColWidth width
 
Maximum width of the column. Older *WinListMaxWidth is still supported for compatibility, but depreciated.
 
 
MaxColumns count
 
Maximum number of columns in WinList.
 
 
MaxRows count
 
Maximum number of rows in WinList.
 
 
MaxSize WxH
 
Maximum size of the WinList. WinList will not grow larger then this size, when number of buttons increase, but instead it will shrink buttons to fit in allowed space. You can set only Width, only Height or both. extra rows/columns could be added when max size is reached in one direction.
 
 
MaxWidth
 
This is depreciated and just there for compatibility. Please use MaxSize/MinSize instead.
 
 
MinColWidth width
 
Minimum width of the column
 
 
MinColWidth width
 
Minimum width of the column
 
 
MinSize WxH
 
Minimum size of the WinList. WinList will not shrink smaller then this size, when number of buttons is small, but instead it will enlarge buttons to fill extra space. You can set only Width, only Height or both.
 
 
MyStyle
 
Styles for different WinList properties are called from the file "winlist", and the associated MyStyle definitions are located in a selected Look file. Fonts, foreground and background colors, gradients, pixmaps, and text styles can be specified for WinList's components.
 
See Also: MyStyle definition for further details.
 
 
NoBalloons
 
Do not show Balloons in WinList.
 
 
NoCollides
 
FIXME: add proper description here.
 
 
NoCollidesSpacing
 
FIXME: add proper description here.
 
 
 
SBevel None,Left,Right,Top, Bottom, NoOutline
 
Defines 3D bevel of WinList buttons for windows that are in sticky state.
 
See Also: Bevel flags for further details.
 
 
SCompositionMethod
 
CompositionMethod for WinList buttons representing sticky windows.
 
 
ScaleIconToTextHeight
 
If set will cause icon to be scaled to the height of the text label.
 
 
ShapeToContents
 
When Shaped extensions are available - it will cause WinList to have non-rectangular shape to wrap around columns/rows of buttons.
 
 
ShowHints
 
FIXME: add proper description here.
 
See Also: Balloon Contents flags for further details.
 
 
ShowIcon
 
Will make WinList show an icon next to the window name.
 
 
Spacing pixels
 
Based-on the WinList font height, this function adds the specified number of pixels above and below the displayed text. Note that this function will also increase the size of the icon images in WinList.
 
 
StickyBevel
 
Style used when defining the Bevel appearance for Sticky windows (those windows tagged as Sticky that appear on all views and desktops).
 
See Also: Bevel flags for further details.
 
 
StickyStyle
 
MyStyle to be used for rendering of window buttons for windows thar are in sticky state.
 
 
UBevel None,Left,Right,Top, Bottom, NoOutline
 
Defines 3D bevel of WinList buttons for windows that are in unfocused state.
 
See Also: Bevel flags for further details.
 
 
UCompositionMethod
 
CompositionMethod for WinList buttons representing unfocused windows.
 
 
UnfocusedBevel
 
Style used when defining the Bevel appearance inactive active windows.
 
See Also: Bevel flags for further details.
 
 
UnfocusedStyle "style"
 
MyStyle to be used for rendering of window buttons for windows thar are in focused state.
 
 
UrgentStyle
 
FIXME: add proper description here.
 
 
UseName 0|1|2|3|5
 
Tells WinList what type of name to use for displaying in WinList label.
 
# 0 - Name, 1 - icon, 2 - res_name, 3 - res_class, 5 - display only icon but no text in winlist
 
 
UseSkipList
 
Obey SkipWinList flags set by applications or database config.
 
 
VSpacing
 
FIXME: add proper description here.
 
 
The WinList module provides a window list made up of buttons, each corresponding to a window that AfterStep is managing. Clicking on the buttons with any of the three mouse buttons will either do a default action or can be user configured by editing the winlist file.
 
 
 
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