[GRASSLIST:8548] Re: d.m - commands output pollute the Grass terminal

Glynn Clements glynn at gclements.plus.com
Sat Oct 8 05:29:22 EDT 2005

Michael Barton wrote:

> > I understand, that's good. But could there be a permanent, *separate*
> > terminal for output from d.m commands? It could be the small, neat one - the
> > same which pops up when we query raster layers from d.m.
> > 
> > Currently my Grass terminal looks like a Matrix screesaver when I redraw 20
> > layers in d.m. Main terminal should be for CLI, GUI should have a separate
> > text output, I guess.
> This is a good idea but I don't know how to redirect this output to a
> separate terminal. Anyone have a suggestion?

	xterm -e d.m &

or, if xterm is setuid:

	xterm -e $GISBASE/etc/grass-run.sh d.m &

Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>

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