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Re: xmessage

On Sun, Oct 22, 2000 at 11:34:45PM -0400, Will Lowe wrote:
> > The problem is that when I did "xmessage -f /path/to/messagefile" 
> I'm using the 3.3.6 debs on this machine, but "xmessage -f /tmp/x.msg"
> gives me an xmessage containing "-f /tmp/x.msg", while "xmessage -file
> /tmp/x.msg" works as expected.
> Perhaps you just need to spell out -file?
> 							Will
Odd, that worked, but putting the message on the command line itself didn't

Well, my purposes will now work, thanks for the debugging

Frank aka Myth

The unix learning curve may be steep, but at leas you only have to climb
it once -- unknown

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