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Description of problem:
--working-directory option in gnome-terminal doesn't work. Trying to set it to
some directory value doesn't change PWD in the newly opened terminal.The
directory is set to users home directory.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Run: gnome-terminal --working-directory=/tmp or
gnome-terminal --working-directory /tmp
Actual Results: New terminal opens with current directory set to user's home
Expected Results: the current directory set to the passed value.
Moving this bug to http://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=95205
Closing here so there aren't two copies floating around.