This is the mail archive of the
mailing list for the Cygwin project.
Re: configure rxvt on cygwin 1.7.5
- From: Andy Koppe <andy dot koppe at gmail dot com>
- To: cygwin at cygwin dot com
- Date: Wed, 7 Jul 2010 23:47:52 +0100
- Subject: Re: configure rxvt on cygwin 1.7.5
- References: <firstname.lastname@example.org>
On 6 July 2010 22:22, philippe wrote:
> - Â/cygwin.bat to replace basic console by rxvt with the line
> rxvt -fn "-*-Courier-medium-r-*-18-*-*-*-*-iso8859-1" -geometry 80x30
> -sr -bg "#ffffd5" -fg "black" -sl 2000 -termName xterm -e /usr/bin/bash
> --login -i
Setting termName to "xterm" in rxvt is a bad idea, because the two
terminals diverge in various ways, for example regarding keycodes for
modifier key combinations. Better stick with TERM=rxvt.
> - and 've added Â/etc/bashrc with my promt definition :
> this last definition seems to be ignored anyway ...
Have a look at http://www.gnu.org/software/bash/manual/bashref.html#Bash-Startup-Files
to see which files are being sourced when bash is invoked with
Problem reports: http://cygwin.com/problems.html
Unsubscribe info: http://cygwin.com/ml/#unsubscribe-simple