Bug 63638 - ee -root and ee --root not setting root image
Summary: ee -root and ee --root not setting root image
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Product: Red Hat Public Beta
Classification: Retired
Component: ee   
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Version: skipjack-beta2
Hardware: i386
OS: Linux
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Assignee: Havoc Pennington
QA Contact: Brock Organ
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TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2002-04-16 16:55 UTC by Jukka Lehti
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:42 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-04-16 16:55:54 UTC
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Description Jukka Lehti 2002-04-16 16:55:49 UTC
Description of Problem:

ee --help says:

ee options
  -r, --root                  Set root window image and leave

However, using those options just opens an image window and ee doesn't exit.

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

Skipjack2, RH7.2.

How Reproducible:


Steps to Reproduce:
1. ee --root ./some_image.jpg (when in X)

Actual Results:

A new window with the image opens.

Expected Results:

The image should be set as X background.

Additional Information:
Experienced with gnome, fvwm, fvwm2.

Comment 1 Havoc Pennington 2002-04-16 18:06:29 UTC
We're dropping ee for the next release, and it's too late to fix this for 
the current release. Suggest the "xsri" utility for this, do "xsri --help"

For general ee type stuff, suggest gqview or Nautilus or Konqueror.

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