Bug 7171 - OpenBox does not support fullscreen over multiple monitors
: OpenBox does not support fullscreen over multiple monitors
Status: NEW
: ThinLinc
: trunk
: PC Unknown
: P2 Normal
: LowPrio
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Reported: 2018-05-09 09:41 by
Modified: 2018-11-26 15:07 (History)
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Description From cendio 2018-05-09 09:41:20
OpenBox lacks support for _NET_WM_FULLSCREEN_MONITORS. This was discussed on
bug 5182, but that bug was about problems on Thinstation and is now closed.

The lack of support for _NET_WM_FULLSCREEN_MONITORS means that you cannot run
any applications with tl-single-app which wants to go fullscreen over multiple
monitors. This could be vncviewer/tlclient, x11clone, FreeRDP or some other

Upstream bug: https://bugzilla.icculus.org/show_bug.cgi?id=6246
------- Comment #1 From cendio 2018-11-26 15:07:23 -------
(In reply to comment #0)

> Upstream bug: https://bugzilla.icculus.org/show_bug.cgi?id=6246

More than 4 years has passed, but unfortunately no progress.

According to my experience with common WMs, "xfwm4" is the only WM that works
correctly. Perhaps we should consider shipping that one instead?