Debian Bug report logs - #502315
No equivalent to XMoveWindow

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Package: python-xlib; Maintainer for python-xlib is Debian Python Modules Team <python-modules-team@lists.alioth.debian.org>; Source for python-xlib is src:python-xlib.

Reported by: Daniel Watkins <daniel.watkins@credativ.co.uk>

Date: Wed, 15 Oct 2008 14:39:03 UTC

Severity: wishlist

Found in version python-xlib/0.14-2

Forwarded to https://sourceforge.net/tracker2/?func=detail&aid=2515543&group_id=10350&atid=360350

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Report forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Debian Python Modules Team <python-modules-team@lists.alioth.debian.org>:
Bug#502315; Package python-xlib. (Wed, 15 Oct 2008 14:39:09 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Daniel Watkins <daniel.watkins@credativ.co.uk>:
New Bug report received and forwarded. Copy sent to Debian Python Modules Team <python-modules-team@lists.alioth.debian.org>. (Wed, 15 Oct 2008 14:39:09 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #5 received at submit@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Daniel Watkins <daniel.watkins@credativ.co.uk>
To: Debian Bug Tracking System <submit@bugs.debian.org>
Subject: No equivalent to XMoveWindow
Date: Wed, 15 Oct 2008 15:34:00 +0100
Package: python-xlib
Version: 0.14-2
Severity: wishlist

It's not easy to move a window using python-xlib as it stands, whereas the C API
has XMoveWindow[0].

[Footnote 0: http://tronche.com/gui/x/xlib/window/XMoveWindow.html]

-- System Information:
Debian Release: lenny/sid
  APT prefers unstable
  APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)

Kernel: Linux 2.6.24-1-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
Locale: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash

Versions of packages python-xlib depends on:
ii  python                        2.5.2-2    An interactive high-level object-o
ii  python-support                0.8.6      automated rebuilding support for P

python-xlib recommends no packages.

python-xlib suggests no packages.

-- no debconf information




Information forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Debian Python Modules Team <python-modules-team@lists.alioth.debian.org>:
Bug#502315; Package python-xlib. (Sat, 17 Jan 2009 11:24:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Luca Bruno <lethalman88@gmail.com>:
Extra info received and forwarded to list. Copy sent to Debian Python Modules Team <python-modules-team@lists.alioth.debian.org>. (Sat, 17 Jan 2009 11:24:05 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Message #10 received at submit@bugs.debian.org (full text, mbox):

From: Luca Bruno <lethalman88@gmail.com>
To: Daniel Watkins <daniel.watkins@credativ.co.uk>, 502315@bugs.debian.org
Cc: Debian Bug Tracking System <submit@bugs.debian.org>, Debian Control <control@bugs.debian.org>
Subject: Re: Bug#502315: No equivalent to XMoveWindow
Date: Sat, 17 Jan 2009 12:23:12 +0100
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forwarded 502315 https://sourceforge.net/tracker2/?func=detail&aid=2515543&group_id=10350&atid=360350
thanks

On Wed, Oct 15, 2008 at 03:34:00PM +0100, Daniel Watkins wrote:
> It's not easy to move a window using python-xlib as it stands, whereas the C API
> has XMoveWindow[0].
> 
> [Footnote 0: http://tronche.com/gui/x/xlib/window/XMoveWindow.html]
> 

You can still use XConfigureWindow[0] by obtaining other necessary
information before the call. Anyway it would be a good feature to have.
Forwarding upstream[1]. Notice that XMoveWindow it's not the only convenient
function that's missing in the wrapper.

[0] http://tronche.com/gui/x/xlib/window/XConfigureWindow.html
[1] https://sourceforge.net/tracker2/?func=detail&aid=2515543&group_id=10350&atid=360350

> -- System Information:
> Debian Release: lenny/sid
>   APT prefers unstable
>   APT policy: (500, 'unstable'), (1, 'experimental')
> Architecture: amd64 (x86_64)
> 
> Kernel: Linux 2.6.24-1-amd64 (SMP w/2 CPU cores)
> Locale: LANG=en_GB.UTF-8, LC_CTYPE=en_GB.UTF-8 (charmap=UTF-8)
> Shell: /bin/sh linked to /bin/bash
> 
> Versions of packages python-xlib depends on:
> ii  python                        2.5.2-2    An interactive high-level object-o
> ii  python-support                0.8.6      automated rebuilding support for P
> 
> python-xlib recommends no packages.
> 
> python-xlib suggests no packages.
> 
> -- no debconf information
> 
> 
> 

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Information forwarded to debian-bugs-dist@lists.debian.org, Debian Python Modules Team <python-modules-team@lists.alioth.debian.org>:
Bug#502315; Package python-xlib. (Sat, 17 Jan 2009 11:24:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Acknowledgement sent to Luca Bruno <lethalman88@gmail.com>:
Extra info received and forwarded to list. Copy sent to Debian Python Modules Team <python-modules-team@lists.alioth.debian.org>. (Sat, 17 Jan 2009 11:24:06 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

Noted your statement that Bug has been forwarded to https://sourceforge.net/tracker2/?func=detail&aid=2515543&group_id=10350&atid=360350. Request was from Luca Bruno <lethalman88@gmail.com> to control@bugs.debian.org. (Sat, 17 Jan 2009 11:24:07 GMT) Full text and rfc822 format available.

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