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Old 03-19-2004, 02:28 PM   #1
zulik
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gnome - windows position


Hello !
First post here

I looking for tool/command to save windows position
In my communicator program I have problem with windows becouse they aren't open on center of screen !
sorry for english ;/
 
Old 03-19-2004, 07:55 PM   #2
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A lot of graphical programs support an option for setting the geometry of its window as a command line parameter, usually -geo. Read the manpage for your application for further information, but the common way to do it is using XsizexYsize+Xoffset+Yoffset as the parameter to the -geo option. This means you would type appname -geo 240x120+0+0 to launch a small window in the top left corner of the screen.


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Old 03-20-2004, 01:01 PM   #3
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I don't think so !

e.g.
zulik@linux:~$ gnome-terminal -geo 240x100+0+0
incorrect argument: "240x100+0+0"

on www.groups.google.com I can't find anything about "-geo" ! :/
 
  


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