Author Topic: Can Not seem to change the terminal (Arch Linux)  (Read 1362 times)

Offline Data_Trip

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Can Not seem to change the terminal (Arch Linux)
« on: January 12, 2024, 04:34:43 am »
Good evening, i cant seem to change the terminal from termite in code::blocks.

I have gnome-terminal installed and would like to use that but when i change it via [settings -> environment -> terminal to launch console programs] and try to build or debug, i'm instantly met with a -1 status code. There is no different output in the build log other than the terminal name and then the status code.

Ive searched online and that led me down a rabbit hole of editing my /etc/Id.so.conf and ~/.bashrc files to no avail.

figured id ask for some assistance here as a last resort as i'm unsure what direction to go from here to solve the issue.



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Re: Can Not seem to change the terminal (Arch Linux)
« Reply #1 on: January 12, 2024, 04:49:25 pm »
1. Use help to learn the terminal options of the new terminal command you wish to use.
2. If needed use help to learn the options of the old/standard terminal command.
3. Change the options in the CB terminal command

That is what I did about 5 to 10 years ago; and it worked for me.

I would try the below; but, I thought it was different than that.

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gnome-terminal --

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« Last Edit: January 12, 2024, 09:29:05 pm by stahta01 »
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