Bug with panel launcher / exo-open

Mike Massonnet mmassonnet at gmail.com
Fri Sep 15 15:10:50 CEST 2006

Fri, 15 Sep 2006 16:45:48 +0200 - Landry <landry at fr.homeunix.org>
wrote :

> Hi list,

> I've just probably found a little bug on current svn, using panel
> launchers.
> I can't make the launcher running a command with arguments in a
> terminal. Example: i put "ncmpc -c" and check 'run in terminal', and
> when i click on it, my .xsession-errors shows "exo-open: Unknown
> option -c"
> Even by adding quotes or double-quotes around the command in the
> launcher, i get the same error.
> The strange thing is that using exo-open in a command-line, it works.
> [16:30:51] lbreuil at begbie:~/ $exo-open --launch TerminalEmulator ncmpc
> -c exo-open: Unknown option -c.
> [16:43:12] lbreuil at begbie:~/ $exo-open --launch TerminalEmulator
> "ncmpc -c"
> [launches a terminal with ncmpc -c as command]
> Where does this come from ? launcher code ? exo-open code ? Am i
> missing something ?
  What you can do as system D is to create an alias for ncmpc -c in
your .bashrc, or put a script in a PATH.

> Thanks, 
> Landry

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