Use x-terminal-emulator instead of xterm in keys

Bug #580485 reported by Charles Brunet on 2010-05-14
This bug affects 1 person
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
fluxbox (Ubuntu)
Paul Tagliamonte

Bug Description

Binary package hint: fluxbox

In the default .fluxbox/keys file, Mod1 F1 should exec x-terminal-emulator instead of xterm. That way, it would works with any terminal emulator installed (xrvt, for example), instead or requiring xterm.

Changed in fluxbox (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Paul Tagliamonte (paultag)
Paul Tagliamonte (paultag) wrote :
Changed in fluxbox (Ubuntu):
status: New → Confirmed
Paul Tagliamonte (paultag) wrote :

This is how it ships from upstream -- I'll get a patch rolled for the next version.

Paul Tagliamonte (paultag) wrote :

Just created a patch. It will be in the next upload

Changed in fluxbox (Ubuntu):
status: Confirmed → Fix Committed
Paul Tagliamonte (paultag) wrote :

Uploaded to Debian unstable, waiting for Sync to Ubuntu.

Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package fluxbox - 1.1.1+git20100807.0cc08f9-1

fluxbox (1.1.1+git20100807.0cc08f9-1) unstable; urgency=low

  * debian/ dir has been cleaned out, complete repackage
    of most files.
  * pulled new archive from HEAD, saved as
  * Added in fluxbox.* files from the old dfsg tree.
  * Added in system.fluxbox-menu file from the old dfsg tree
  * Added the source/format file to bump package source
    version from 1.0 to 3.0 (quilt).
  * Changed rules file to match the old dfsg setup so that
    fluxbox behaves nicely.
  * Removed entries from copyright that no longer apply.
  * Added theme based on Denis Brand ( naran )'s old theme.
  * Added a background I whipped up.
  * Changed compile flags to point to debian theme by default
  * Adding a patch to have fluxbox use x-terminal-emulator
    over xterm. Closes: #591694 (LP: #580485)
  * Adding a patch to allow titlebar-window dragging.
  * Changed the flags in rules to pull from a script. This script
    lets us un-hardcode what theme is default. Be sure there
    is a theme pack!
  * Added comments to my patches.
  * Removing debian/docs, empty file.
  * Fixing fluxbox.desktop to remove all the warnings from
  * Fixing libtool issue by running an update before
    configure in the rules script.
  * Added a compile flag script to auto-detect what platform
    we are running on, and apply the correct theme. This
    should solve Ubuntnu issues later on.
  * adding in a get-orig-source rule
  * fixing the upstream version number to pinpoint
    the commit ( thanks, lfaraone ).
  * adding a rule for get-orig-source. ( thanks again,
    lfaraone ).
  * Updated rules to actually allow us to do a build from it
  * Removed Denis from the uploaders ( as per an email
    conversation )
  * Removing madduck from the uploaders ( thanks for asking,
    lfaraone. ). Thanks for your hard work, madduck.
 -- Paul Tagliamonte <email address hidden> Tue, 17 Aug 2010 12:43:02 +0100

Changed in fluxbox (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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