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Old 08-20-2007
Switching workspaces thru shell scr.(Solaris)

Using Solaris CDE environment and want to write a shell script (pref. Korn) which can:
  • Upon invokation opens a dtterm new window (no problems, here, i.e. on how to open one)
  • The new dtterm should be moved by the script to another workspace (consider no one changed the default Solaris naming standards, i.e. workspaces are named ONE, TWO, THREE, FOUR)
Initially, I am in workspace - ONE.

Would be really, really Smilie if anyone knows how to do this!??
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Old 08-20-2007
Someone just told me it's not possible, I hate that statement - since knowing UNIX - EVERYTHING is possible!! Smilie
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Old 08-20-2007
Maybe try with dtksh thought I have never tried to do anything like this with it. It could be worth having a look at the documenation.
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Old 08-24-2007
dtksh - I also don't know and tried the man - terribly complicated. Surely someone knows how to !! ??

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