kfmclient dcop question

Kevin Krammer kevin.krammer at gmx.at
Sat Jan 31 14:47:07 GMT 2004

On Friday 30 January 2004 16:29, Martin Koller wrote:
> Hi list,
> is it possible to pass additional X11 commandline options (especially the
> geometry) to the application started with kfmclient, e.g.
> kfmclient exec file:/tmp -geometry 200x300
> (the above does _not_ work)
> ?
> Whereby
> kfmclient exec file:/tmp -display :1
> tells me
> kfmclient: cannot connect to X server :1
> So somehow the options are used.

That's a difference.
kfmclient uses the options in both cases, but as it has not window, it cannot 
use the geometry option

> Maybe it's only the geometry which is ignored ?
> Calling
> konqueror file:/tmp -geometry 200x300
> works.

Because Konqueror has a window.

Perhaps you can somewho escape the extra commands so kfmclient doesn't see 
them as command line switches to itself


Kevin Krammer <kevin.krammer at gmx.at>
Qt/KDE Developer, Debian User
www.mrunix.de - Unix/Linux programming forum
www.qtforum.org - Qt programming forum
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