[Help] How to start application in a given desktop?

J. David Boyd jdboyd at tampabay.rr.com
Sat Aug 28 15:16:19 BST 2004

Ming Zhao wrote:

> Thank your reply.
> To clarify my problem:
> I'm writing a program with Tcl/Tk, how can I make a toplevel window
> appear in a given desktop?
> Or is there a resource string I can pass to xterm's -xrm option to make
> xterm start up in the given desktop?
> Thanks.
> Ming

I can't see it happening.  You want a child process to control a parent
process, and I don't think it will be possible.

Out of curiosity, why can't your tcl/tk program call "kstart yadda yadda
yadda" instead of "xterm"?


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