new xdotool version available (20080601)
Posted Sun, 01 Jun 2008
Hop on over to the xdotool project page and download the new version. The changelist from the previous announced release is as follows:
20080601: * Add new commands: - windowactivate: Activate a window. If the window is on another desktop, we will switch to that desktop and then activate the window. - set_num_desktops number: Changes the number of desktops or workspaces. - get_num_desktops: Output the current number of desktops. - set_desktop desktop_number: Change the current view to the specified desktop. - get_desktop: Output the current desktop in view. - set_desktop_for_window window_id desktop_number: Move a window to a different desktop. - get_desktop_for_window window_id: Output the desktop currently containing the given window. windowactivate tested and confirmed working in: ion-3 and Gnome2 (metacity) The rest of the new commands have only been tested in Gnome2. They do not work in ion-3 due to lacking support for EWMH in ion. * Rewrote the man page in perlpod format.