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Re: .Xresources no effect



On 6/15/05, STYMA, ROBERT E (ROBERT) <stymar lucent com> wrote:
> > I'm trying to change the bahaviors, such as the initial window size,
> > of emacs and xpdf in .Xresources on FC4.  But it seems no matter what
> > I do, there is no effect at all.  Don't know what went wrong.
> >
> > I did re-login after changing the file.
> >
> > Thanks,
> >
> > Xiaotian
> >
> After you update your .Xresource file, run the
> command:
> xrdb -merge .Xresources
> 
> This will get your resources merged into the current environment
> without logging off.
> 
> To see what is in your environment:
> xrdb -q | more
> 
> That should at least show you what resources are set.
> 
> Bob Styma
> 

Thans a lot.  Learnt something new and found the bugs:

1. Emacs has to be capitalized.  "emacs" used to work back in FC1 days.
2. Forgot to put ":" after xpdf.geometry, my bad.

Now it works as expected.

Xiaotian


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