Bug 54024 - rxvt doesn't use the X server resource database
rxvt doesn't use the X server resource database
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 61597
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: rxvt (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Harald Hoyer
David Lawrence
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Reported: 2001-09-25 14:40 EDT by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2001-12-14 10:36:17 EST
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Description Need Real Name 2001-09-25 14:40:57 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/4.77 [en] (X11; U; Linux 2.4.3-12 i686)

Description of problem:
rxvt doesn't use the X server resource database, but instead directly read
.Xdefaults. If you have include files in your .Xdefaults, those are not

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Add rxvt-specific ressources in a file (eg. rxvt*background: blue)
2. Add "#include /path/to/the/file" in your .Xdefault
3. Lauch rxvt and notice how the ressources were not read

Actual Results:  rxvt background was white

Expected Results:  rxvt background should be blue

Additional info:

The rest of the system is an up-to-date RH 7.1
Comment 1 Harald Hoyer 2001-12-14 10:36:12 EST
you may try rxvt-2.7.8-1

Comment 2 Harald Hoyer 2002-05-08 04:58:46 EDT

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 61597 ***

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