RE: Two display, two config : HOW ?

Gammon, John P (
Tue, 17 Jul 2001 08:26:48 -0500


----Original Message-----
Subject: Re: Afterstep Classic

an old .steprc file is posted at:

I find the multiple config files extremely cumbersome for Afterstep... 
so much for progress... hehehe


John Gammon

-----Original Message-----
From: Marc x []
Sent: Tuesday, July 17, 2001 2:02 AM
Subject: Re: Two display, two config : HOW ?

 --- David Mihm <> a écrit : 
> I will assume the first question is 'How to not use
> the same config files for
> a second head'.  The straight answer is it's not
> possible, however there
> appears to be a hack method - on the second head
> (the one you start as
> afterstep [-s?] -d :0.1) use the -f switch with a
> newly created .steprc file.
> I have no idea if this will actually work. :)
That's an idea. Never tought of it. Where may I find
the syntax of this quite old .steprc file ? I remember
using one, but that was quite some time ago... And I
don't think it is in the current AS doc...

> It'd have to be an X thing, and I don't see any such
> method in the docs.
I've heard of a program called x2x, but my first test
aren't succesfull...

Anyway, thanks for your answers !


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