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Re: efficiency of windows managers

On Fri, Sep 28, 2007 at 01:32:43PM -0700, David Brodbeck wrote:

> Hmm.  That seems like it'd be a pain with xterms, since text software often 
> doesn't take well to having its window resized.  I try to keep my xterms as 
> close to 80x24 as possible to minimize problems with things like aptitude.

I don't recall such problems with aptitude. I'm resizing it quite often 
as I like my xterm (mlterm) fullscreen, but sometimes I start the 
program first. Maybe it depends also on the xterm used. If you encounter 
such problems again maybe you should try a few other xterms just to be 

If you can't explain it simply, you don't understand it well enough.
(Albert Einstein)

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