Re: [dev][dwm] Launching new terminals in $PWD

From: Manolo Martínez <>
Date: Fri, 18 Oct 2013 12:28:47 +0200

On 10/18/13 at 06:12pm, Chris Down wrote:
> On 2013-10-18 12:03, Manolo Martínez wrote:
> > > I guess what you want is the pwd of the client that currently has
> > > focus… I also need something like that for plumb(1)ing purposes
> >
> > That's probably what I want, yes. Thanks.
> Environments only propagate to children, not their parents. You'll need to get
> the pwd of the currently focussed window if you want to do that.

You meant "the pwd of the children of the currently focused window",
right? I've just seen that the pwd of urxvt is always my home directory,
even if the pwd of the shell process running in it is not. This is all
pretty arcane to me.


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