Steven Stern wrote:
When I start a new program in Gnome, it positions the new window at
top left of the screen. Is there a way to tell it to use some other
location (e.g., center)?
The Gnome window manager, metacity, positions windows automatically and
offers no control. I maintain a patch to metacity that allows windows
to be positioned manually:
RPMs for Fedora and RHEL are available there.