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Old 09-12-2005, 12:22 PM   #1
janine
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Exclamation $WINDOWID in dtterm


Hey guys,

I've got a problem about the $WINDOWID variable I wanted to print into a file, when a new terminal window is opend.

I tried this in Solaris 8, /usr/dt/bin/dtterm:

Code:
echo "User $USER opened terminal window $WINDOWID at 'date' >> /tmp/term.log
The variable for user works, but the one for the window id doesn't!
I only get --> User root opened terminal window at ...
Does anybody know why? They both work in every shell, so that shouldn't be the problem.

thanks
janine

Last edited by janine; 09-13-2005 at 10:47 AM.
 
  


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