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Titlebar flashes on second monitor when moving a floating window to scratchpad #3594

laelath opened this Issue Jan 18, 2019 · 1 comment


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laelath commented Jan 18, 2019

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[x] Bug
[ ] Feature Request
[ ] Documentation Request
[ ] Other (Please describe in detail)

Current Behavior

When moving a floating window to the scratchpad, the titlebar briefly flashes on my second monitor when being moved to the scratchpad from either my first or third monitors.

Expected Behavior

The window goes to the scratchpad without the titlebar flashing on the other monitor.

Reproduction Instructions

Open a window, change it to floating, then send it to the scratchpad.


Output of i3 --moreversion 2>&-:

i3 version: 4.16 (2018-11-04)
Same configuration as default with scratchpad key bindings added.
- Linux Distribution & Version: Arch Linux 4.20.2
- Are you using a compositor (e.g., xcompmgr or compton): compton
- Nvidia graphics card using proprietary drivers
- Have three 1920x1080 monitors. Primary one is in the middle, second one to the left, and third one to the right. the titlebar always flashes on the second (left) monitor.

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i3bot commented Jan 18, 2019

I don’t see a link to Did you follow (In case you actually provided a link to a logfile, please ignore me.)

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