Re: Aterm and tail...

David Mihm (davemann@ionet.net)
Wed, 17 Mar 1999 12:15:06 -0600 (CST)


On Wed, 17 Mar 1999, Coplan wrote:

! On Wed, 17 Mar 1999, Martin DiViaio wrote:
! 
! > This may not be exactly what you are looking for, but this works for me
! > when I need to know what errors are printing.
! > 
! > I start my x session like this:
! > 
! > startx > xerrors 2>&1
! > 
! It's at this statment that I get the "Ambiguous redirect."  Logged in as
! root, I can do this fine, and the -C option in aterm works fine.  However,
! logged in as myself, I can't do it.  Granted I'm new to linux...but I
! believe all the necessary files and devices are permissioned properly.

	Okay, the line pressumes you are using bash, sh or a 'sh-ish' like
shell.  If this is not the case, you'll need to read the man page on what
the correct syntax is for the shell you have chosen.

HTH
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