Re: Wharfable ISP dialer?

Dave LaMothe (
Sun, 04 Apr 1999 22:32:36 -0400 (EDT)

On 04-Apr-99 Albert Dorofeev wrote:
> On Sat, Apr 03, 1999 at 11:57:38PM -0500, Dave LaMothe wrote:
>> So I have a Wharf "comm" folder with all my comm type apps in it, along with
>> these two lines:
>> *Wharf connect PhoneTTOffhook.xpm Exec "-" usernetctl ifcfg-ppp0 up &
>> *Wharf disconnect PhoneTT.xpm Exec "-" usernetctl ifcfg-ppp0 down &
> I think the asexec applet could be used for this, in fact,
> it was written for things like that. asexec would spare you
> an extra icon on the overcrowded wharf...
> -- 
> Albert Dorofeev
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Thanks for the tip. I never quite understood what asexec did. I seem to
remember someone wanting it to change keyboard languages on the fly, but I was
a bit lost in that discussion. I will check it out.