way to specify size for starting apps?

Rex Dieter rdieter at math.unl.edu
Mon Jun 11 04:02:37 UTC 2012

Neal Becker wrote:

> Is there a way to specify the window size for my apps?  OK, I know about
> .xresources (at least, I did know about it 20 years ago).  Is there a more
> modern appoach?
> What I'd like is, open the app, size the window, and say right click on
> the window decoration to tell kde I want to save that size setting.


kstart --geometry <geometry>  <app>

kstart --help-kde
for details

some apps have the ability to save or preconfigue size, e.g. konsole 
remembers last size and restores the next time launched, but that's one a 
case-by-case basis.

-- rex

-- rex

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