Re: Bug#250998: rxvt-unicode: should call -ls in the menu entry
severity 250998 wishlist
* Martin-Ãric Racine [Wed, May 26 2004, 11:52:10AM]:
> It would be desirable for the menu entry to call -ls (login shell) to
> ensure that all user-defined shell preferences will be loaded upon
> launching rxvt.
> The same applies to the non-XFT entry.
Interesting. I am not convinced that we should do so (because many
people put stuff into ~/.bash_profile and expect it not to be executed
often, or executed only for console shells).
How do other maintainers handle this? aterm, rxvt, xterm do not use it,
and I would like to know whether we have some kind of convention.