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Re: closing emacsclient always focuses another emacs window


From: Gregor Zattler
Subject: Re: closing emacsclient always focuses another emacs window
Date: Fri, 7 Mar 2014 15:15:57 +0100
User-agent: Mutt/1.5.21 (2010-09-15)

Hi lee,
* lee <address@hidden> [07. Mar. 2014]:
> Gregor Zattler <address@hidden> writes:
>> I had the very same problem.  If focus-follows-mouse is non-nil
>> on your system please have a look at
>> http://debbugs.gnu.org/cgi/bugreport.cgi?bug=7553
> 
> FWIW, I´m using fvwm with FocusFollowsMouse and don´t have this
> problem.  Fvwm strictly focuses the window which happens to be under the
> mouse pointer as it should.

This is not a WM setting but a misnomed setting of emacs: When 
focus-follows-mouse is non-nil, emacs moves the mouse to another
emacs frame when one is closed.

> The problem is very likely with the WM of kde having a strange idea
> about what FocusFollowsMouse means.
> 
>> Perhaps setting focus-follows-mouse to nil helps.
> 
> FocusFollowsMouse is one of the required basic features a WM must have
> before I´d consider it as useable.  Using fvwm instead of the WM kde
> comes with might be a better solution.

As you like it.  But in context of the bug the problem is with
emacs not with the WM (can be seen even without a WM).

Ciao, Gregor
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