Re: autosucking remote xbiff into wharf

Ethan (
Mon, 19 Apr 1999 02:19:11 -0700 (PDT)

On Mon, 19 Apr 1999, Alexy Khrabrov wrote:

> I keep my mail at a remote server for now, so I
> launch xbiff from there onto my display and want
> to suck it into wharf the moment it appears.  It's
> the first time I want to use the magic powers of
> afterstep for something useful -- it'll make xbiff
> follow the desk.  What's the easiest true AS way
> to do it?

Add the following to your wharf config file:

*Wharf xbiff - Swallow "xbiff" echo &

... which will swallow the next window that pops up with the name 
"xbiff".  Note that Wharf will ignore windows that are already open 
when it starts.

Ethan Fischer