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On Mon, Dec 11, 2006 at 12:08:27PM -0500, Jeff Beaird wrote:
> Mohammed Sameer wrote:
> >I had a look at the source code for gnome-terminal. gnome-terminal is 
> >setting the
> >HOME environmental variable as well as some other variables. This explains 
> >why it's
> >working fine with -display.
> >
> >I'll work on a patch for that.
> Thanks, Mohammed.
> I don't know if it makes a difference, but I'm quite sure I didn't have 
> this problem on another unstable machine.  The machine which is having 
> the problem was recently installed from scratch; the other machine had 
> been running unstable for a couple of years, and had also been installed 
> from scratch.
> Just can't figure out why the problem exhibited itself on one machine 
> more readily than another.
> Thanks again,

Sorry for the delay.

I'm not really sure why you are having a different behaviour with 2 different unstable
installations. I don't have enough time to dig farther so I took the simple approach
and set the DISPLAY before invoking the terminal widget itself.

Andreas, Can you please sponsor it ?

Here are the files: http://home.foolab.org/debs/multi-gnome-terminal/
And here's the dsc file: http://home.foolab.org/debs/multi-gnome-terminal/multi-gnome-terminal_1.6.2-13.dsc

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