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Re: [opensuse] What is the name ?
  • From: Patrick Shanahan <ptilopteri@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Tue, 12 Dec 2006 07:57:21 -0500
  • Message-id: <20061212125721.GA10257@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
* Erik Jakobsen <eja@xxxxxxxxxxx> [12-12-06 01:32]:
> Jan Engelhardt wrote:
> >
> > xterm -geomtry <geometry>
> >
> > geometry ::= <size> "x" <height> [ ( "+" | "-" ) <xoffset>
> > ( "+" | "-" ) <yoffset> ]
> >
> > 80x25, 132x60+200+400 are valid, f.ex.
> >
>
> I get this:
>
> lajka3:~ # xterm -geometry geometry ::= 80x25, 132x60+200+400
> xterm: bad command line option "::="
>
>
> What's the difference between what we both writes ?

Come on now, you need to read the example.

xterm -geometry <geometry>

xterm -geometry 80x25, 132x60+200+400


very helpful to all: xterm -help
man xterm
info xterm

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