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Re: How to redirect messages in ~/.xsession-errors to a FIFO device?

On 2018-04-06 17:53, Greg Wooledge wrote:
> On Fri, Apr 06, 2018 at 05:48:35PM +0200, Mikhail Morfikov wrote:
>> If I set $ERRFILE to the FIFO device, processing of the script will be stopped
>> in the point where "exec ..." appears (before sourcing the /etc/X11/Xsession.d/
>> dir).
> You need to run something in the background which opens the FIFO for
> reading before you run foreground commands that try to open the FIFO
> for writing.
> Typically you would create the FIFO, then launch the reader (logger)
> in the background, then carry on with opening FIFO writers.
So basically, the systemd's solution (in the first message) is the only one that
will work OOTB without any other additional steps, right?

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