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I've got my Emacs running on a tag worker with server-start launched. And I have a file manager opened somewhere else (another monitor for example) when i open a text file with emacsclient it successfuly opens in emacs but doesn't switch to it and doesn't rise it up.

What I'm looking for is a client specific signal in the rc.lua. Something like:

client.add_signal("focus", function(c) c:raise() end)

But I want it to be only Emacs specific. And switch to the worker tag at the same time. Alternatively can I do it from Emacs rule callback? Any ideas? :)

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Nobody ever came across that? –  Alex March May 2 '12 at 13:59

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There was a bug report a few years ago on this issue. It doesn't look like much progress has been made: https://awesome.naquadah.org/bugs/index.php?do=details&task_id=848.

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