xcompmgr -- Proposal: root background fill color

Alan Coopersmith Alan.Coopersmith at Sun.COM
Mon Oct 19 15:44:39 PDT 2009

Eeri Kask wrote:
> xcompmgr fills the root window by #808080 if there is no
> _XROOTPMAP_ID property or something found.
> May I propose by the attached little tweak to make the above grey
> value configurable by command-line by the
>     -b colorname
> parameter.  The proposal uses XLookupColor() to resolve this name
> into RGB values used by XRenderFillRectangle() in root_tile() in
> xcompmgr.c.

When adding new options to the command, you also need to add them to
the man page so users know they exist.

Also, please use git format-patch for future patches so they are easier
for us to apply - see the instructions at:

Otherwise, this patch seems sane enough to me - I'd have pushed it if
it wasn't for missing the man page update.

	-Alan Coopersmith-           alan.coopersmith at sun.com
	 Sun Microsystems, Inc. - X Window System Engineering

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