Distinguishing CLI from GUI

Phil Davis revdev at pdslabs.net
Mon Jun 13 14:04:42 EDT 2011

On 6/13/11 10:49 AM, Richard Gaskin wrote:
> Björnke von Gierke wrote:
>> ah, so maybe this is not a bug, but a hidden feature... maybe -s saves uhm 
>> stacks... or more likely, it specifies a stack to open? is there any 
>> documentation about what is accepted besides -ui by LC apps?
> If you dive into the engine you can dig up all the old flags, but as Mark 
> Waddingham noted in Mark Wieder's RQCC report most of them are no longer 
> relevant:
> <http://quality.runrev.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1644>

And for the record, here they are:

Revolution %s Copyright 2003-2008 Runtime Revolution Ltd
                         Usage: %s [-d[isplay] displayname]
                         [-f[iles] (disable access to files and processes)
                         [-g[eometry] ={+-}<xoffset>{+-}<yoffset>]
                         [-i[nput] fd] read commands from fd (0 is stdin) or 
named pipe
                         [-m[map]] (don't memory map files)
                         [-n[opixmaps]] (draw direct to screen)
                         [-p[ointerfocus]] (use active focus)
                         [-s[haredoff]] (don't use shared memory server extension)
                         [+s[haredon]] (use shared memory server extension)
                         [-u[i]] (don't create graphical user interface)
                         [-v[isualid] n] (use visual id n as listed from xdpyinfo)
                         [-w[indowid] n] (watch window id n for commands)
                         [stackname(s) | argument(s)]

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