Re: Two Wharfs

Marc Eisenbarth (
Mon, 01 Feb 1999 21:49:37 -0600

I think the unclear part is that the second file comtains only the revalent info
for the second file. That's waht confused me. I thought they were the same.

Andrew Sullivan wrote:

> On Mon, 1 Feb 1999, Marc Eisenbarth wrote:
> > I'm trying to create another wharf bar, and I can't seem to follow the
> > method presented in the Afterstep FAQ. Can anyone give me more specific
> > directions and maybe an example wharf file?
> First, _please_ tell me what's unclear in the FAQ, so that I can improve
> it.  (You've looked at the latest FAQ, right?  I've tried to make this
> clearer, but I don't know what people are finding confusing.)
> You need two things:
> 1.      A second version of the Wharf binary, and one which does not start
> out "Wharf".  So, "MyWharf" is fine, but "Wharf2" is not.  (Does anyone
> know for sure if this is still true?)  A link from "MyWharf" to "Wharf"
> will work.
> 2.      The relevant lines _in your ~G/L/A/wharf file_ for configuring the
> second Wharf.  So, for stuff in MyWharf, you'd add lines starting with
> "*MyWharf".
> You'll likely also want to copy the line in your database that configures
> the Wharf, and replace "Wharf" with "MyWharf".
> A
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