Terminal and gnome-pty-helper

Benedikt Meurer benedikt.meurer at unix-ag.uni-siegen.de
Thu Feb 23 20:02:11 CET 2006

Yves-Alexis Perez wrote:
>>Hm, I have exactly one gnome-pty-helper process running. But honestly I
>>don't know how this is supposed to work. It's an implementation detail
>>of VTE. Maybe ask one of the VTE gurus (if any), or file a bugreport
>>against VTE.
> Ok, thank you. Hmh, and, by the way, is the fact that the binary is
> called xfce4-terminal (debian package) could influence this ?

The binary name should have nothing to do with it. It just confuses
users. ;-)

BTW: It'd be a good idea to atleast install a symlink
Terminal->xfce4-terminal, else scripts/.desktop files/howtos/etc will
always need special handling for Debian.


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