# To subscribers of the xforms list from John Levon <firstname.lastname@example.org> :
On Mon, 19 Mar 2001, j.w.c.a. lokin wrote:
> # To subscribers of the xforms list from "j.w.c.a. lokin" <email@example.com> :
> Steve Lamont wrote:
> > # To subscribers of the xforms list from Steve Lamont <firstname.lastname@example.org> :
> > > I need to iconify and restore forms on some specific events. I did
> > > consult the manual pages and tried several ways, but I am still
> > > unsuccessful. I am a bit surprized since it seems I've used X-forms for
> > > years now to be quite a basic action !
> > fl_iconify() will send a request to your window manager to iconify the
> > Window containing the form. fl_winshow() may redisplay it.
> Indeed, it may. If the form is transient the program seems to hang in
> the call to fl_winshow() and more specifically in the call to
> wait_mapwin(). It may seem stupid to want to uniconify transient forms,
> but olvwm, which I otherwise like, does not uniconify the transient
> windows when I uniconify the "parent".
You can try working around this with XMapWindow() on the X Window id of
-- "In some ways I feel I ought to be dead." - Richard M. Stallman
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