many problems with rxvt

Earnie Boyd
Fri May 21 04:27:00 GMT 1999

--- "Suhaib M. Siddiqi" <> wrote:
> > BTW, rxvt runs without an X server. I think, this is because the
> > Xlibraries are linked statically with the application. 
> it is other way around.  

What exactly do you mean by "it is the other way around"?  I was under the
impression that the porter of rxvt created a set of MOTIF emulation functions
that were required by rxvt.

> >Why cant all other
> > X based utilities be made in a similar manner?
> > 
> it is not possible.  to make an application runs without X is a major
> chore and requires re-writing code from ground up.

Therefore, it isn't impossible.  It just requires some work.

"Earnie Boyd" < >
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