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Re: [PATCH xpdf] Add desktop menu entry

On 10/28/2017 3:26 PM, Brian Inglis wrote:
On 2017-10-28 12:00, Ken Brown wrote:
On 10/27/2017 5:00 PM, Yaakov Selkowitz wrote:
   xpdf.cygport | 4 ++++
   1 file changed, 4 insertions(+)

After making this change I get the following warning when starting xpdf in an
xterm window:

QStandardPaths: XDG_RUNTIME_DIR not set, defaulting to '/tmp/runtime-kbrown'

I googled the message, but none of the solutions appeared to apply.  Do you know
how to suppress this warning?  I assume it results from the fact that I'm not
working in a desktop environment.

Normally set to /run/user/$(id -u)/, sometimes .../$(id -un)/, created by first
app after login.
I have a postinstall script to create /run/{,blkid,lock,user}/ directories with
mode a+rwxt, remove /var/{run,lock} directories and create symlinks from those
to /run/{,lock}/, to provide a more normal Unix/Linux environment for ported apps.


Thanks for all the information, Brian, but I think you misunderstood the context of my question. I'm the maintainer of xpdf, and Yaakov suggested a modification to my .cygport file. This results in a warning (presumably when xpdf is not run under a desktop environment). I'm simply asking if there's an easy way to suppress the warning so that users aren't annoyed by it.


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