Cinnamon: maximus-like

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Neck
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Cinnamon: maximus-like

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Back in gnome2 times, I used to have maximus (or appropriate compiz setting) + window picker applet. For those who don't know, these 2 little programs mainly do 2 things:
- remove decorations for maximized windows
- add a closing button to the window list's icons
(example of what it can looks like)

I'd love to see that reimplemented in some way in cinnamon, it's a great way to save some useful pixels.

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Re: Cinnamon: maximus-like

Post by Neck »

Maximus will actually still work with cinnamon/muffin, you can then disable auto-maximizing (gconf-editor -> apps/maximus). Enjoy borderless maximized windows!

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