Bug#511717: startx mis-parses initial client and server arguments which begin with / or ./
On Tue, Jan 13, 2009 at 12:48:43 -0800, Robert J. Macomber wrote:
> This is because of the way in which startx parses its arguments. It's a
> loop over a case with three clauses; the bug is in the first. When it's
> looking at one of startx's args it checks to see if $clientargs is empty
> in order to see if it should set $client or add the argument to
> $clientargs. It should probably check to see whether $client is set
> There is a similar bug in parsing server args, where it checks to see if
> $serverargs is empty to decide whether to set $server.
Hi, and thanks for your report,
care to send a patch to fix this?