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Re: proposal: 'xterm' alternatives entry

Peter Eisentraut <peter_e@gmx.net> wrote:
> martin f krafft wrote:
>> What do you think of this proposal. Are there any string points
>> *against* it?

> I have written scripts that explicitly call xterm because other terminal 
> emulator programs under X (which I had preferred otherwise) couldn't 
> handle certain programs.  So in those situations it was not a generic 
> name, but a specific program with specific capabilities.

Does the package description mention the feature which is needed?

Thomas E. Dickey

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