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Re: change wallpaper periodly by cron?
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On Thu, 21 Aug 2003 04:15:29 +0100, Elfyn McBratney <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Lucifer <email@example.com> wrote:
> > On Wed, 20 Aug 2003 10:20:10 +0200
> > Corinna Vinschen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> > CV>
> > CV> It's a limitation of service processes. You can only change it by setting
> > CV> the "Allow service to interact with desktop" property of the service.
> > CV>
> > I enabled the "Allow service to interact with desktop" and it works now,
> > thank you. However, a DOS window titled as c:\cygwin\bin\cygrunsrv.exe
> > popped out. It's ugly. Can that be avoided?
> AFAIK, it cannot. It's the ugly side effect of interactive service(s) on
Try to compile your program with -mwindows (without changing your
"main" function). I use this trick when I want a program without a
window (or console). If you run it from bash (or sh/csh) you wont
notice any change, but if you run it under command or cmd, it will
run without a (console) window.
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