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I want to keep gnome-terminal application on top of all the applications, even when it is unfocused. How can I do so?

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Right click on title bar, and choose "Always on Top".enter image description here

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And how do I set this to be the default behavior? I want the setting to persist. – Marcel Căşvan Jul 29 '13 at 20:38
@MarciCăşvan, I don't know if it's possible to make this persistent. However, you might wanna open new question asking about that. Good luck! – linuxk Jul 30 '13 at 23:56

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