What is correct way to start xterm from .XWinrc?
Jim Reisert AD1C
Wed Dec 30 01:08:00 GMT 2009
On Wed, Oct 28, 2009 at 9:17 AM, Jim Reisert AD1C
> My .XWinrc file has this menu line:
> "xterm" EXEC "xterm -e tcsh"
> Since my default shell in /etc/passwd is /bin/tcsh, why should I need
> to specify it here also? If I don't specify it, a new xterm doesn't
> execute my ~/.cshrc file. I do not have a ~/.login or ~/.profile
> What is the right way to do this?
Using the new startwin.exe in my Startup folder shortcut:
C:\cygwin\bin\run.exe /usr/bin/bash.exe -l -c /usr/bin/startxwin.exe
My .XWinrc now has simply:
"xterm" EXEC "xterm"
Jim Reisert AD1C, <email@example.com>, http://www.ad1c.us
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