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Re: How to start emacs in a maximized frame in X?

From: Person
Subject: Re: How to start emacs in a maximized frame in X?
Date: Mon, 11 Dec 2006 02:55:37 -0600
User-agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-GB; rv: Gecko/20061025 Thunderbird/ Mnenhy/

Leo wrote:
* [2006.12.11 00:21 -0600] Person wrote:
I am using the Windows version of and I have wondered the
same thing under XP Pro. Setting the "Run: maximized" shortcut
property does nothing, and starting Emacs via:

C:\Emacs\bin\runemacs.exe --fullscreen

results in bad behavior - Emacs does not seem to realize that there is
a toolbar at the bottom of the screen and hence starts with the
minibuffer hidden behind it. Is there a Windows-safe version of

That is because:

* [2006.12.11 00:54 +0100] Lennart Borgman wrote:
Fullscreen is supported in GNU Emacs 22 and later.

Note however that this does not mean "maximized" on MS Windows.

Yes, I saw that, that's why I was asking. Are you saying "no, there is no Windows-safe version of --fullscreen"?

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