14 September 2011

Activate logging for Mozilla applications (Firefox, Sunbird, Thunderbird ...).

There is many applications using NSPR, including Mozilla ones (Firefox, Sunbird, Thunderbird ...).
NSPR provides a set of logging functions which can be activated with

Change window behavior to prevent focus stealing (under KDE and Gnome)

Bored of programs stealing focus ?
For instance, you launch an application which takes time to start, you switch to something else to work, and after some time the main window of your just launched program pops up and steals focus (including keyboad ...).

This article gives instructions to change this behavior both under