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Old 12-14-2004, 11:22 AM   #1
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Xterm does not start in root directory

When I start Xterm from Fvwm2, it does not give the start prompt as /root: but gives the prompt as :/usr/local/share/ethereal/diameter.

I did not make any changes to the settings knowingly. If you can tell me how to make the root as the default directory when the Xterm starts up, I would really appreciate it.


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Old 12-14-2004, 06:04 PM   #2
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did you start X from that directory?
Old 12-14-2004, 06:45 PM   #3
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Yes, I noticed after you mentioned. I had started startx from that directory.

Thanks a lot for the help.


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