root-tail and xfdesktop?

Jasper Huijsmans jasper at
Sat Jan 3 09:06:02 CET 2004

Op za 03-01-2004, om 02:16 schreef Michal:
> On 2003-12-30 08:16 Jasper Huijsmans wrote:
> > Ok, apply the attached patch and recompile xfdesktop.
> > 
> >  $ patch -p0 < xfdesktop-roottail.patch
> Hi, I just applied this patch against a xfdesktop taken from 
> xfce-4.0.2.srpm.tar.bz2 and against xfdesktop downloaded from cvs.
> Comilation is fine, but unfortunately it doesn't work as I expected - I 
> can't get a root-tail write straight into a desktop.
> Can anyone confirm that it works? Or maybe it needs some settings?
> Thanks in advance.

You need the adapted root-tail version mentioned earlier in this thread.

The CVS version already contains the patch so you shouldn't add it


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