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Re: .Xresources file

Fri, Dec 06, 2002 at 11:03:54AM -0500 skrev Derrick 'dman' Hudson:

[Branden, I'm CC-ing as not to have to send you a separate mail]

> I think I read somewhere that instead of a single file a directory
> containing files named for the program could be used.  However, that
> didn't seem to work when I tried it.  Does anyone have any pointers to
> docs on this?  (I like the directory idea -- easier to manage)

As of unstable this is not possible (or is so in a way that I missed).

I have a patch which I meant to send to Branden but haven't gotten
around to. I don't think that it will cause any ill effects but of
course Branden will be the judge of whether it goes in or not.

Have fun!

Is fire supposed to shoot out of it like that?

--- 30xfree86-common_xresources.orig	2002-11-14 14:15:36.000000000 +0100
+++ 30xfree86-common_xresources	2002-11-14 14:20:50.000000000 +0100
@@ -9,7 +9,14 @@
 if grep -qs ^allow-user-resources "$OPTIONFILE"; then
-  if [ -f "$USRRESOURCES" ]; then
+  if [ -d "$USRRESOURCES" ]; then
+    if [ -n "$RESOURCEFILES" ]; then
+        xrdb -merge $RESOURCEFILE
+      done
+    fi
+  elif [ -f "$USRRESOURCES" ]; then
     xrdb -merge $USRRESOURCES

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