sofar at lunar-linux.org
Wed Jan 19 09:56:53 UTC 2005
Steven Michalske wrote:
>On Sunday 16 January 2005 10:57 am, Dennis Veatch wrote:
>>Just a side note I quess. Not sure if it's a bug or what. Was running "lin
>>qcad" via screen and it kept failing the build when it got to qcadlib part.
>>So I killed screen and ran "lin qcad" with plain old ssh and it finally got
>>So I'm quessing it's something to do with the defaults of screen, though no
>>clue what to look at.
>>Anyone else has this sort of problem with screen?
>>Lunar mailing list
>>Lunar at lunar-linux.org
>i sometimes have problems with screen not having a login shell
screen by default doesn't start a login shell (yes... it makes the same
mistake as xterm/aterm/etc to assume that people always run batch jobs
in screen sessions).
to fix this: do something like:
cat >> .bashrc <<EOF
if [ -n "$TERM" ]; then
that will force a login shell for almost all relevant cases.
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