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Window Management Mode by BassUltra Window Management Mode by BassUltra
What if Gala were a tiling wm? This is how I envision window/workspace management to work together.

SVG attached, but be careful, the shadows make it really laggy, especially when zoomed in.
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deathride69 Featured By Owner Sep 10, 2013
would be awesome ...
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ginjaninja405 Featured By Owner Aug 14, 2013  Student General Artist
This is just awesome! 
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EncrustedBuccaneer Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2013
Very nice!
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aldomann Featured By Owner Jul 12, 2013  Hobbyist Interface Designer
What an interesting concept. I think this could work; for instance, I rarely use in GNOME Shell the close button itself, I just go to the Overview and close the apps from there.
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Btkostner Featured By Owner Jul 11, 2013
wow, when you told me tiling wm I thought it would look like crap and loose all of its style. This looks amazing. I want it!
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TheVirtualDragon Featured By Owner Jul 10, 2013  Hobbyist Interface Designer
I remember that Dan agreed to a tiling wm, but how intuitive would a it be for non-techy users?
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JamieWhitesNotebook Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2013  Hobbyist Interface Designer
Damn you, I have a couple of drawings almost identical to this from a while back.
IMO this should be what window controls are like, the window controls and titlebar should either be integrated as in mobile apps or as you've done it here, where they only show in this overview mode. Forgot wasting screen royalty on mostly empty and vain space.
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