"Terminal" exits immediately in xfce

anirudh vij anirudhvij at gmail.com
Mon Apr 9 06:32:33 PDT 2007

posted too soon.the problem was with vte which was crashing .Fixing vte
fixed terminal.

On 4/9/07, anirudh vij <anirudhvij at gmail.com> wrote:
> hi,
> I have xfce with all recommended packages installed.Everything works fine
> except for this small problem.
> When i open Terminal(the xfce emulator)as normal user,it shuts down
> immediately after starting(i.e. i only see a flash).
> It works fine when i open it as superuser.I know that it seems like an
> access priveldes problem,but so far as i can determine,it is'nt.Aterminalrc file exists in normal user's ~/.config/Terminal with the
> following rights:
> -rw-r--r-- 1 hackman 1000 2286 Apr  5 19:48 .config/Terminal/terminalrc
> Presently i've been working around the problem by associating the icon
> click with the command "Terminal --command="su - hackman" rather than just
> "Terminal".But this is'nt the rioght solution.
> The xfce forums did not  have information in this particular regard.
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