bedouglas at earthlink.net
Mon Sep 28 15:35:28 UTC 2009
thanks... went back, and rechecked the howto...
it was a user error! i had been using "003 instead of "033 .. gotta learn to
and yeah.. i know the system is a few versions back! 09 vs 10..
ps. know.. if i can figure out how to use the "gnome-terminal --execute
"foo" without having the "child process error msg" appear...
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[mailto:fedora-list-bounces at redhat.com]On Behalf Of Dave Cross
Sent: Monday, September 28, 2009 7:42 AM
To: Community assistance, encouragement,and advice for using Fedora.
Subject: Re: gnome-terminal question
2009/9/27 bruce <bedouglas at earthlink.net>:
> trying to solve an issue on changing the title of the current
> how does one go about changing the title of the current gnome-terminal via
> the cmdline...
> i'm trying to figure out if you can use escape sequences, or modifying the
> profile for the terminal.
> trying some of the escape sequences from different web sites haven't
> thoughts/comments/pointers appreciated...
Follow the instructions at http://tldp.org/HOWTO/Xterm-Title.html. You
don't say which shell you're using, but using the default bash shell,
you can do this:
$ echo -ne "\033]0;A New Title\007"
You'll probably need to unset the PROMPT_COMMAND value first;
$ export PROMPT_COMMAND=
> i'm running fedora 9
You know that's unsupported, right? I strongly recommend upgrading.
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