Bugzilla will be upgraded to version 5.0. The upgrade date is tentatively scheduled for 2 December 2018, pending final testing and feedback.
Bug 52794 - Windowmaker load/save layout fails
Windowmaker load/save layout fails
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: WindowMaker (Show other bugs)
i686 Linux
medium Severity medium
: ---
: ---
Assigned To: Phil Copeland
David Lawrence
Depends On:
  Show dependency treegraph
Reported: 2001-08-29 01:17 EDT by Dietmar Lettau
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:36 EDT (History)
0 users

See Also:
Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Story Points: ---
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2001-12-06 16:35:01 EST
Type: ---
Regression: ---
Mount Type: ---
Documentation: ---
Verified Versions:
Category: ---
oVirt Team: ---
RHEL 7.3 requirements from Atomic Host:
Cloudforms Team: ---

Attachments (Terms of Use)

  None (edit)
Description Dietmar Lettau 2001-08-29 01:17:35 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 5.0; Windows 98; DigExt)

Description of problem:
When installing Windowmaker, two files are created in the $HOME/GNUstep-
Directory which contain non valid information. The files are 
Defaults/WMRootMenu Library/WindowMaker/plmenu.de , the wrong information 
is the path "/home/mawa" instead of "$HOME".

Dietmar Lettau

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
? That used in RH7.1

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Choose save Layout
2. Choose load layout

Actual Results:  Error is visible in the .X.err -File

Expected Results:  The files should be loaded from $HOME..., not 
from /home/mawa, cause this seems to be the home-Directory of the guy who 
programmed that stuff.

Additional info:

"perl -p -i -e 's/\/home\/mawa/\$HOME/g' Defaults/WMRootMenu 
fixes the problem ;-)
Comment 1 Phil Copeland 2002-02-14 22:30:08 EST
I'll (eventually) get around to backporting the rawhide version to 7.0/7.1/7.2

If you can't wait that long, the SRPM is available

There should be some apps to go with it in the tree later tonight (wmix /
wmclock / wmapm)


Note You need to log in before you can comment on or make changes to this bug.