bugGNU Screen - Bugs: bug #33599, Window urgency in backgrounded...


bug #33599: Window urgency in backgrounded screen window does not set WM_URGENT.

Submitted by:  Dimitri <duckgrindrr>
Submitted on:  Sun 19 Jun 2011 02:54:53 PM UTC  
Category:  Feature Request Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  5 - Normal Status:  None
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Open Release:  4.0.3
Fixed Release:  None Planned Release:  None
Work Required:  None

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Sun 09 Nov 2014 11:46:07 AM UTC, comment #1:

Quite old bug but I'm submitting this comment anyways for future reference.

You can get the expected behaviour by setting the bell_msg in your config to include ^G

bell_msg "Bell in window %n^G"

Adam E <adaen>
Sun 19 Jun 2011 02:54:53 PM UTC, original submission:

When a screen window is backgrounded (another window is being shown) and generates a bell the window manager is not notified of this event.

Posting as a feature request since I don't know if this would be the desired operation for everyone.

Dimitri <duckgrindrr>


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