[Xmonad] shellPrompt kills xmonad

Andrea Rossato mailing_list at istitutocolli.org
Fri Oct 26 17:37:20 EDT 2007

On Fri, Oct 26, 2007 at 08:53:15PM +0200, Tobias Hammerschmidt wrote:
>  Hi,
>  I've got an issue with the shellPrompt extension here. Everytime I'm 
>  entering some keys in the shellPrompt xmonad crashes. Sometimes it crashes 
>  after the first pressed key (e.g. 'a') and sometimes after the second key 
>  (e.g. 'c' than arbritrary letter). However it does not crash, if I open the 
>  shellPrompt and exit it by hitting ESC. I only notice this behaviour on 
>  NixOS. The same config is working on debian etch without crashing.

this was due to the fact the ShellPrompt expected to find bash in /bin.

I pushed a patch so that we will now just run "bash" hoping to find it
in the PATH.

I think that XMonandContrib.Run that should be exporting safe


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