New rootless mode

Kensuke Matsuzaki
Sat Oct 30 14:13:00 GMT 2004

> -internalwm is actually -multiwindow?

No. -multiwindow use hw/xwin/winmultiwindow*.c to handle widow, but
-internalwm use miext/rootless/. And -internalwm uses built-in wm in
winmultiwindowwm.c too if another window manager is running.

> I'd keep the options (at least their names) for backward compatibility.

I see.

> BTW: Torrey wanted to change a rootless definition in fb.h
> Can you please take a look? I don't think the change will break anything
> but I've not the complete insight on the code.

It seems no problem. I remember that I added defined(__CYGWIN__) to use

Thank you.
Kensuke Matsuzaki

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