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authorMytchel Hammond <mytchel@openmailbox.org>2015-07-24 17:58:18 +1200
committerRoberto E. Vargas Caballero <k0ga@shike2.com>2015-07-24 08:15:55 +0200
commit1d348e98e3745ef98bf9fa36119ead6294c6c80b (patch)
treedf4dd60c5b17de7b697b51b5f393c6c1b12c2f0e
parent62756fdb4945a80f4a53e6d354d5d93f51035517 (diff)
downloadst-1d348e98e3745ef98bf9fa36119ead6294c6c80b.tar.gz
added note about the low precedence of shell to config.def.h
-rw-r--r--config.def.h9
1 files changed, 9 insertions, 0 deletions
diff --git a/config.def.h b/config.def.h
index e246e3c..2616dea 100644
--- a/config.def.h
+++ b/config.def.h
@@ -7,6 +7,15 @@
*/
static char font[] = "Liberation Mono:pixelsize=12:antialias=false:autohint=false";
static int borderpx = 2;
+
+/*
+ * What program is execed by st depends of these precedence rules:
+ * 1: program passed with -e
+ * 2: utmp option
+ * 3: SHELL environment variable
+ * 4: value of shell in /etc/passwd
+ * 5: value of shell in config.h
+ */
static char shell[] = "/bin/sh";
static char *utmp = NULL;
static char stty_args[] = "stty raw -echo -iexten echonl";