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Old 11-07-2001, 02:04 PM   #1
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Question new shell window by script or code


Hi,

I want to make a simple chat program using sockets. I'm thinking on how the client GUI will be since I can't use GTK and would like to display to the user in separate windows the messages received from the different groups he is a member of, kinda like mIRC. Also, display a window with the list members of a group.

My question :

Is there a way to start a new shell window by code and/or script ?

- One window could be used for command input by the user, the other for output, messages, members of groups, etc.

- Maybe redirect the display to it so a forked process prints to it

Got any ideas on this?

Thanks,
Rémi
 
Old 12-14-2005, 02:32 PM   #2
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you could use xterm (to open a terminal).
 
Old 12-14-2005, 02:59 PM   #3
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Originally Posted by crazygyhrous
you could use xterm (to open a terminal).
Did you notice the date on the message you replied to, it is over 4 years old.
 
  


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