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Standards, Environments, and Macros        gnome-std-options.5(5)



NAME
     gnome-std-options -  standard  options  available  for  most
     GNOME applications

DESCRIPTION
     A number of GNOME standard options are  available  for  most
     GNOME  applications.   These options are based on GTK+, lib-
     bonobo, and libgnome.

OPTIONS
     The following options are supported:

     --class=class   Set the class of a GTK+ program, for use  by
                     the window manager.



     --disable-crash-Disable the crash dialog.



     --disable-sound Disable sound server usage.



     --display=displaSpecify an X Display to use,  where  display
                     is in the following format:

                     hostname:displaynumber.screennumber



     --enable-sound  Enable sound server usage.



     --espeaker=hostnSpecifytthe location of the sound server  to
                     use.



     --g-fatal-warninMake all  GTK+  warnings  fatal.  This  will
                     cause  the  application  to be killed when a
                     warning is  issued,  rather  than  reporting
                     this warning to sdterr.



     --gdk-debug=flagSpecify a list of GDK debug flags to set, in
                     addition to those specified in the GDK_DEBUG
                     environment variable. This  option  is  only
                     available  if  GTK+ has been configured with



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                     the --enable-debug=yes option.  Valid  flags
                     values are as follows:

                       o  colormap

                       o  cursor

                       o  dnd

                       o  events

                       o  gc

                       o  gdkrgb

                       o  image

                       o  input

                       o  misc

                       o  multihead

                       o  nograbs

                       o  pixmap

                       o  xim


                     For more information, please  refer  to  the
                     GTK+ source code.



     --gdk-no-debug=fSpecify a list of GDK debug flags to  unset.
                     This  option is only available if   GTK+ has
                     been configured with the  --enable-debug=yes
                     option.  Valid  flags values are the same as
                     for the --gdk-debug option. For more  infor-
                     mation,  please  refer  to  the  GTK+ source
                     code.



     --geometry=geomeSpecify the  X  geometry  location  for  the
                     application  being  launched, where geometry
                     is in the following format:

                     widthxheight+xoff+yoff





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     --gtk-debug=flagSpecify a list of GTK+ options  to  set,  in
                     addition to those specified in the GTK_DEBUG
                     environment variable. This  option  is  only
                     available  if  GTK+ has been configured with
                     the --enable-debug=yes option.  Valid  flags
                     values are as follows:

                       o  keybindings

                       o  misc

                       o  multihead

                       o  plugsocket

                       o  text

                       o  tree

                       o  updates


                     For more information, please  refer  to  the
                     GTK+ source code.



     --gtk-module=modSpecify a list of GTK+ modules to  load,  in
                     addition    to   those   specifed   in   the
                     GTK_MODULES environment variable.



     --gtk-no-debug=fSpecify a list of  GTK+  options  to  unset.
                     This  option  is  only available if GTK+ has
                     been  configured   with   --enable-debug=yes
                     option.  Valid  flags values are the same as
                     for the --gtk-debug option. For more  infor-
                     mation,  please  refer  to  the  GTK+ source
                     code.



     --gxid-host=hostSpecify a host on which to connect the  gxid
                     daemon.  This option overrides the GXID_HOST
                     environment variable. This  option  is  only
                     available  if  GTK+ has been configured with
                     the --gdk-target=x11  option.  gxid  is  the
                     GNOME  X  Input Daemon, which is distributed
                     as part of GTK+.





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     --gxid-port=portSpecify a port for  the  connection  to  the
                     gxid   daemon.  This  option  overrides  the
                     GXID_PORT environment variable. This  option
                     is  only  available if GTK+ has been config-
                     ured with the --gdk-target=x11 option.  gxid
                     is  the  GNOME X Input Daemon, which is dis-
                     tributed as part of GTK+.



     --help          Display detailed usage message. You can also
                     use -? to specify this option.



     --name=name     Set the name of a GTK+ program, for  use  by
                     the window manager.



     --oaf-activate-iSpecify an IID to activate.



     --oaf-ior-fd=fd Specify a File Descriptor on which to  print
                     IOR.



     --oaf-private   Prevent registering of server with OAF.



     --screen=screen Specify an X Screen to  use.  This  is  only
                     useful  if more than one physical monitor is
                     available. The default screen is  0.  screen
                     is  an integer value in the range 0 to {Num-
                     berOfScreens - 1}.



     --sm-client-id=iSpecify a session management ID.



     --sm-config-prefSpecifyithe prefix of a saved configuration.



     --sm-disable    Disable  the  connection  to   the   session
                     manager.




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     --sync          Specify that requests to the X Server should
                     be  sent  synchronously.  By  default,  such
                     requests  are  sent   asynchronously.   This
                     option  is  generally used when debugging an
                     application, and should not be used in  nor-
                     mal execution.



     --usage         Display a brief usage message.



     --version       Print the version information for  the  com-
                     mand.  You  can  also use -v to specify this
                     option.



EXAMPLES
     Example 1: Getting gnome-calculator usage

     example% gnome-calculator -usage

     Example 2: Launching ghex2 on host "Labrynth" with display 0
     and screen 0

     example% ghex2 --display=Labrynth:0.0

ENVIRONMENT VARIABLES
     See environ(5) for descriptions of the following environment
     variables:

     DISPLAY                 X Display on which  the  application
                             should display.



     GDK_DEBUG               If GTK+ has been configured with the
                             --enable-debug=yes    option,   this
                             variable can be set  to  a  list  of
                             debug options that should be set for
                             GDK.



     GTK_DEBUG               If GTK+ has been configured with the
                             --enable-debug=yes    option,   this
                             variable can be set  to  a  list  of
                             debug options that should be set for
                             GTK.




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     GTK_MODULES             A list of GTK+ modules to load.



     GTK_PATH                A list of directories to search when
                             GTK+   is  looking  for  dynamically
                             loaded objects.



     GXID_HOST               Host to which the gxid daemon should
                             connect.



     GXID_PORT               Port for the connection to the  gxid
                             daemon.



ATTRIBUTES
     See attributes(5) for descriptions of the  following  attri-
     butes:

     ____________________________________________________________
    |       ATTRIBUTE TYPE        |       ATTRIBUTE VALUE       |
    |_____________________________|_____________________________|
    | Availability                | SUNWgnome-*                 |
    |_____________________________|_____________________________|
    | Interface stability         | External                    |
    |_____________________________|_____________________________|


SEE ALSO
     X(5), metacity(1),  gtk-x11-2.0(1),  gdk-x11-2.0(1),  attri-
     butes(5),    environ(5),   libbonoboui(3),   libbonobo-2(3),
     libbonobo-activation(3),  gnome-session(1),   libgnome-2(3),
     libesd(3)

     GTK+ source code

     Latest version of the GNOME  Desktop  User  Guide  for  your
     platform.

NOTES
     Written by Matt Keenan, Sun Microsystems  Inc., 2003.









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