reflecting names of running applications in terminal-names

Christian V. J. Brüssow cvjb at
Wed Sep 4 22:40:30 CEST 2002

Sorry for the late reply.

On Wed, 4 Sep 2002 13:34:27 -0400 (EDT)
Joe Klemmer <klemmerj at> wrote:

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> On Wed, 4 Sep 2002, Christian V. J. Brüssow wrote:
> > echo -n "^[]2; YOUR TITLE GOES HERE ^G"
> > 
> > I also set the icon title with:
> > 
> > echo -n "^[]1; YOUR ICON TITLE GOES HERE ^G"
> 	I tried the above on the command line but it didn't work.  Maybe
> it's something that must be run from a shell.  No, I remember doing it
> interactively before.

You are right, it does not work on the command line, only in a shell script.


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