Re: [wmii] Meta key useless for emacs

From: Anselm R. Garbe <>
Date: Fri, 23 Jun 2006 11:27:41 +0200

On Fri, Jun 23, 2006 at 11:22:37AM +0200, wrote:
> Well, I've just changed xterm for another console (xfterm4).
> I use this shortcuts :
> $MODKEY-e) xfterm4 -e 'emacs21 -nw' &;;
> that opens emacs in console with no windows.
> I tried to use x-terminal-emulator, but it
> opened and closed immediatly, don't know why.
> But at least it works this way.

It might be that your xterm has set the DELETE_WINDOW flag of
WM_PROTOCOLS property, but rejects kill attempts because the app
which it runs ignores SIGTERM signals... xfterm4 might first
send SIGTERM and if that doesn't helps SIGKILL to the terminal
app, but this is just a guess...

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Received on Fri Jun 23 2006 - 11:27:41 UTC

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