Window icons in multi-window mode

Christopher Faylor
Fri Aug 1 20:17:00 GMT 2008

On Fri, Aug 01, 2008 at 01:01:59PM -0700, Raul Acevedo wrote:
>>Someone will correct me if I'm wrong but I believe the intent of the OP
>>was to ask "Is there a configuration switch that one can throw to see
>>the X11 icons on the Windows frames?" The answer to that is "no, not
>>that we know of." If the question is instead "Can individual apps be
>>built and/or configured provide icons to be shown by the Windows
>>manager?", the answer is yes.  But these are vastly difference
>>questions with very different scopes and presumed levels of technical
>You are right in assessing my original question, but what I really care
>about is seeing different icons for different Windows.  So, a way to
>make individual apps provide different icons to be shown by Windows
>would work for me too.
>Any guidance in this regard would be appreciated...  Thanks!

I suspect that rewording the question is not going to get you any more
guidance than before.  Larry's assessment is still correct.


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