Bug 9226 - kpanel: unnecessary console window opens in addition to desired app
kpanel: unnecessary console window opens in addition to desired app
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 9186
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: kdebase (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Bernhard Rosenkraenzer
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Reported: 2000-02-08 10:46 EST by Brock Organ
Modified: 2008-05-01 11:37 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2000-02-08 11:01:31 EST
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Description Brock Organ 2000-02-08 10:46:55 EST
there is an extra level of indirection in starting many kde apps from the
kpanel that causes an unnecessary empty konsole window to appear in
addition to the desired kde app ...

for examples try starting from the kde panel:

start a shell from the kde panel:  two windows appear, one titled Konsole
(with no content), and another titled (on my machine)
root@test95.test.redhat.com: /root that contains a bash shell session in it

try starting kdvi:  two windows appear, one titled "DVI Viewer" (with no
content) and then another called "kdvi" that contains the appropriate
program ...
Comment 1 Bernhard Rosenkraenzer 2000-02-08 11:01:59 EST
Has been fixed in rawhide already.

*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 9186 ***

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