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Bug 76935 - option to open windows always in the center of the screen
Summary: option to open windows always in the center of the screen
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: metacity
Version: 8.0
Hardware: i586
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Havoc Pennington
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-10-29 19:15 UTC by matteo porta
Modified: 2008-05-01 15:38 UTC (History)
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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2002-10-29 19:15:40 UTC

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Description matteo porta 2002-10-29 19:15:31 UTC
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20020830

Description of problem:
currently all metacity windows are opened in the top left corner of the screen,
and i've to continually move the windows to the center of the screen. please add
an option to open windows always at the  center of the screen. thanks.

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Steps to Reproduce:
1. open a window...

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Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2002-10-29 20:03:59 UTC
The placement algorithm has been improved somewhat in recent versions (built in
Rawhide today), but there are no plans to make it configurable. 

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