[xmonad] new contrib module: XMonad.Layout.Reflect
dons at galois.com
Mon Jan 14 22:31:56 EST 2008
> Hi all,
> I've long thought it silly that we have a way to flip layouts on the
> diagonal (Mirror), but not a way to flip them horizontally or vertically,
> e.g. if you wanted the master pane on the right with a Tall layout.
> However, I didn't particularly feel the need for this feature personally
> (no one else did either, apparently) so didn't bother. Well, today
> someone asked how to do this (treadstone on #xmonad) so I thought I'd code
> it up for fun. It's quite straightforward and seems to work well
> (respecting any and all gaps, can be applied to any layout, etc.). I've
> attached a darcs patch; I'm intentionally refraining from pushing it since
> there's a code freeze on, but figured I'd send it to the list so anyone
> who likes can test it out (if you don't know how to apply a patch -- just
> save it somewhere, cd into the XMonadContrib directory, and 'darcs apply
> /path/to/patch'). Questions, comments, and patches welcome.
I think its ok to push this to contrib.
I'd even consider a patch for the core to allow reflection on all 4
sides after 0.6.
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