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Bug 11479 - gnome-terminal doesn't outlast parent shell like xterm
gnome-terminal doesn't outlast parent shell like xterm
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: gnome-core (Show other bugs)
All Linux
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Assigned To: Havoc Pennington
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Reported: 2000-05-17 11:54 EDT by Havoc Pennington
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-06-19 13:03:56 EDT
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Description Havoc Pennington 2000-05-17 11:54:31 EDT
Report from Mate Wierdl <mw@wierdlmpc.msci.memphis.edu>:

-- I create a new user, ab, so that I get a default environment.

-- I am running in runlevel 5, and I login as ab.

-- I click on the terminal icon in the panel to start a gnome

-- I start an xterm with


-- I start another gnome-terminal (from gnome-terminal) with

   gnome-terminal &

-- I click on the `X' in the upper right hand corner of
   gnome-terminal. While both gnome-terminals disappear, xterm
Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2000-05-17 11:55:59 EDT
Forwarded upstream to the GNOME bugtracker.
Comment 2 Dale Lovelace 2000-08-19 14:51:23 EDT
  This is the correct behaviour. rxvt also behaves this way.

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