viking777 wrote:I think it will be a miracle if you get it going with devilspie. It is a good program but not that good. Getting it to consistently differentiate between 4 instances of the same program would be difficult enough, passing parameters through it - just about impossible.
That's the impression I got. Even if it is possible, it's probably beyond me.
Flemur wrote:FWIW, it's trivially easy with fluxbox because fluxbox was properly designed and implemented.
Flemur, that looks very promising!! Thanks for the heads up. I've never heard of fluxbox, but it looks vaguely like 'awesome' (which I used to use) so hopefully it shouldn't take long to get used to. I'll download it now...