metacity-message - send messages to the desktop window manager
metacity-message [disable-keybindings] [enable-keybindings] [reload-theme] [restart] [toggle-verbose]
You can use the metacity-message application to communicate with the desktop window manager to perform the following tasks: restart the window manager, reload the current window border theme, enable and disable keybindings, and enable debugging messages.
The following options are supported:
disable-keybindings Disable keybindings for the desktop window manger.
enable-keybindings Enable keybindings for the desktop window manger.
reload-theme Reload the current window border theme.
restart Restart the desktop window manager.
toggle-verbose Enable debugging messages for the desktop window manager.
Example 1: Restarting the Window Manager
example% metacity-message restart
The following exit values are returned:
0 Application exited successfully
>0 Application exited with failure
The following files are used by this application:
/usr/bin/metacity-message Executable to communicate with the desktop window manager
See attributes(5) for descriptions of the following attributes:
ATTRIBUTE TYPE ATTRIBUTE VALUE Availability SUNWgnome-wm Interface stability Volitile
Latest version of the GNOME Desktop User Guide for your platform.
metacity(1), gnome-window-properties(1), metacity-theme-viewer(1), metacity-window-demo(1)
Written by Glynn Foster, Sun Microsystems Inc., 2004, 2006.
|SunOS 5.11||metacity-message (1)||6 Sep 2004|