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bug #27701: default shelltitle is set for command given on commandline

Submitter:  Friedrich Delgado Friedrichs <taupan>
Submitted:  Wed 14 Oct 2009 03:32:14 PM UTC
Category:  User Interface Severity:  3 - Normal
Priority:  * 5 - Normal Status:  None
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  None
Open/Closed:  Open Release:  4.0.3
Fixed Release:  None Planned Release:  None
Work Required:  None
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Fri 23 Oct 2009 01:14:42 PM UTC, comment #1: 

And yeah, of course I'm using zsh and

export PS1="%n@%m:%~%B%{^[]0;%~^G%}%{^[k^[\%}>%b "
export RPROMPT=" %{^[[42m%}%T%{^[[0m%}"

(the ^[ are literal \033)

Friedrich Delgado Friedrichs <taupan>
Wed 14 Oct 2009 03:32:14 PM UTC, original submission:  

If I choose use the following minimal .screenrc-mini:

shelltitle '> |zsh'

then screen -c .screenrc-mini top

will start the program 'top' but the title of the window showing top will be 'zsh'


screen -c /dev/null top

will result in the window being named 'top'.

unfortunately this can't be remedied by giving -t because of #26633

Screen version 4.00.03jw4 (FAU) 2-May-06

on debian testing.

Friedrich Delgado Friedrichs <taupan>


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