Sawfish provides certain window animation capabilities. They have been described as “lame”, so they are off by default.
The animation mode when an window is iconified. The default is
You can set the animation mode for each window from the configurator “Window Rules”, or via window property. (see Standard Properties)
Here are listed functions to define and invoke animator.
Define a window animator called name (a symbol) that is managed
by function fun. fun is called as ‘(fun window op
[action])’ when it should change the state of an animation sequence.
Op may be one of the symbols
Construct an autoloader for window animator name from structure struct.
Invoke an animation for action action on window.
Action may be one of the symbols
Note that window currently has an animation running, being controlled by animator function animator.