Re: Set title bar name
On Wed, Mar 17, 2004 at 01:42:46AM -0500, Gregory Seidman wrote:
> On Tue, Mar 16, 2004 at 10:16:37PM -0800, Bill Moseley wrote:
> } It would be nice if I could restore the window name back to what it was.
> } I know I can find the current title with xprop and a mouse click. Any
> } way to find if the program is running in a window and if so what the
> } current WM_NAME is (without having to click the mouse?).
> } In other words, how can my perl script check if there's a name and what
> } it is currently set as?
> This works on an xterm (and may work on other terminals, but I don't
> use 'em):
> xprop -id $WINDOWID WM_NAME | sed 's/^[^=]*= "\(.*\)"$/\1/'
Hum.. That works locally, but not on ssh connections. $WINDOWID isn't set.