[ANNOUNCE] xinit 1.0.9
jcristau at debian.org
Sun May 25 09:44:52 PDT 2008
On Sun, May 25, 2008 at 09:35:41 -0700, Jeremy Huddleston wrote:
> So... why does xserverrc start the server as :0 if you start it as '/
> path/to/xserverrc :1' ?
Because the xserverrc doesn't expect any arguments.
exec /usr/bin/X11/X -nolisten tcp
and I don't remember ever changing it.
> That sounds like a bug with the xserverrc to me
> rather than startx... I would consider it a bug (or atleast obscure,
> poorly defined behavior) that startx switched to using /usr/X11/bin/X
> rather than ~/.xserverrc if all you did was give it command line options.
That's been its behavior forever afaik. And that's also what I
understand from the manpage.
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