Tabs in titlebar

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Tabs in titlebar

Unread post by itsthisthreadagain » 2019-05-11, 06:40

Is there any current working way to get tabs in my titlebar? The applicable old ff addons all seem to have been nuked. Tried installed htitle from github, no dice (expected). I set tabs in titlebar in about:config but it does nothing, same for userchrome.css. Nothing I've tried fixing. I had it working before with said old ff addons (htitle + hide caption titlebar plus + something else) but it was half broken (fine for me) but now those addons are AWOL.
I'm using MX Linux 18 with Xfce4, PM28.5.
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Re: Tabs in titlebar

Unread post by karlkracher » 2019-05-11, 14:06

Same here. I even copied a profile from windows with working tabs in titlebar without success.

Xubuntu lts 18.04.2 32bit, xfce 4.12, pale moon 28.5.0

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Re: Tabs in titlebar

Unread post by Moonchild » 2019-05-11, 14:08

I'm not sure if it is possible on Linux to do that.
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Re: Tabs in titlebar

Unread post by Lootyhoof » 2019-05-11, 14:40

It's technically possible, in GTK3 (which AFAIK Pale Moon builds do not use) - though it requires extensive work on the platform to enable it, using Client-Side Decorations. This was released as part of Firefox 60, originally tracked on bug #513159 and ultimately worked on in meta-issue bug #1283299. I'm not much of a fan personally, but the information is out there at least. ;)

Also, even without the above work, it should still be possible for window managers to remove the titlebar when the window is maximised. Maybe this will be a sufficient workaround for you. :thumbup:

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Re: Tabs in titlebar

Unread post by trava90 » 2019-05-13, 18:33

It is not possible on Linux without using an extension.

You can get a working version of the Hide Caption Titlebar Plus extension from the Classic Add-ons Archive.

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