[Pkg-xfce-devel] Bug#434863: Bug#434863: xfce4-terminal: Wrapper script seems broken

Yves-Alexis Perez corsac at debian.org
Thu Feb 28 14:03:40 UTC 2008

Andrea Bolognani wrote:
> I tried launching `xfce4-terminal --disable-server' (having been hinted to a
> dbus-related problem by your mail) and the terminal blocks the calling one.
> Yay!
> Still, is this the way it is supposed to work?

Well, yes it is. This is a remote interface, so you dont run yet another
xfce4-terminal instance. So as soon as the job is finished, it closes. That's
not a fork at all.
> I think it needs at least to be well documented, since I don't think I'm the
> only one who wants to use xfce4-terminal to launch vim in its mail client.

HMmh, the --help talks about this option. I'll add a note in README.Debian for
the next package revision.


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