Bug 2664

Summary: fvwm2 Read and PipeRead commands stop system.fvwm2rc processing
Product: [Retired] Red Hat Linux Reporter: danf
Component: fvwm2Assignee: Preston Brown <pbrown>
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Last Closed: 1999-07-28 06:31:37 UTC Type: ---
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Description danf 1999-05-08 19:23:59 UTC
If the Read or PipeRead commands are found in
/etc/X11/fvwm2/system.fvwm2rc, processing of the file
appears to stop with an error after executing the command.
Even the simplest case, 'Read /tmp/one_line_file' after
running echo '' > /tmp/one_line_file causes the problem.
These commands work fine with fvwm2 2.0.46 running under Red
Hat 4.2.

Comment 1 Cristian Gafton 1999-07-28 06:31:59 UTC
Assigned to pbrownDoes this work in Red Hat 6.0? Please reopen if still a problem.