Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 447206
-iconic flag has no effect
Last modified: 2014-06-18 05:10:17 EDT
Description of problem:
Starting XEmacs with the -iconic flag does not start XEmacs minimized.
I'm using the Gnome desktop, if that matters.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
All the time.
Steps to Reproduce:
1.run: xemacs -iconic
The XEmacs window appears.
XEmacs is started, but the window is minimized (iconified).
I'm using Gnome. This is on both i686 and x86_64 on an up-to-date F9 install.
Works for me in F-8 x86_64 KDE. I don't have other setups available to test
this in right now. Does GNU Emacs' -iconic work for you?
It worked correctly for me also in F8.
GNU emacs -iconic does work on F9.
Works as it should also in F9 KDE. Therefore, suspecting F9 metacity could be
the culprit, reassinging to it.
As far as I am concerned (as the OP), this bug can be closed. It works correctly on Fedora 10. I'm not interested in Fedora 9 anymore, especially with F11 around the corner where it also works correctly.
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