[Bug 1000] Terminal starts in root, regardless of $HOME setting

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Fri Nov 30 17:25:43 CET 2007


cwixon at usa.net changed:

           What    |Removed                     |Added
             Status|RESOLVED                    |REOPENED
         Resolution|FIXED                       |

------- Additional Comments From cwixon at usa.net  2007-11-30 17:25 -------
With openmoko-terminal2 2.1.1+svnr3435-r2 and libvte9 0.16.8-r3 installed, I
find myself back at "/" again.

Someone (not me) posted a screenshot at

Subsequent to submitting my earlier patch, I found that setting the directory in
the vte_terminal_fork_command call to "~" or "~/" did NOT work, but setting it
to "/home/root" did (of course), and so did setting it to getenv("HOME").  The
latter is probably preferable.

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