[GRASS-dev] backgrounding wxGUI, defaults for 6.x

Glynn Clements glynn at gclements.plus.com
Tue Sep 22 09:33:08 EDT 2009

Hamish wrote:

> Is it possible to have g.gui detach the GUI from the terminal prompt?
> That is typically what you'd want to happen. ^Z + bg are redundant
> keystrokes / cumulatively lost moments. The man pages shouldn't have
> to suggest to do "g.gui $GUI &".  g.gui isn't the program, it's just
> the launcher.

Change g.gui to use G_spawn_ex() with SF_BACKGROUND.

Glynn Clements <glynn at gclements.plus.com>

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