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Re: using chere
- From: Dave <kilroyd at googlemail dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 20 Jun 2007 19:27:20 +0100
- Subject: Re: using chere
- References: <46796B90.firstname.lastname@example.org>
Lewis Hyatt wrote:
> Is this supposed to work? I tried this:
> chere -iam1 -s bash -t xterm
> and this:
> chere -iam2 -s bash -t xterm
> In both cases, the shell extension is installed as expected, but when I
> click on "Bash prompt here", nothing happens.
It is supposed to work. That said I don't use X myself, so haven't
explicitly tested this.
Using xterm does require that the x server is already running before
xterm is invoked.
What happens if you run the following command from a cmd prompt:
xterm -e /bin/bash -l
If you don't want to run an xserver, try rxvt instead:
chere -iam2 -s bash -t rxvt
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