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.Xdefaults file

When Motif initialises the application it looks for a special file in your HOME directory: .Xdefaults.

This file contains directives that can reset any resource using the following method:

The advantage of this method is that we do not have to alter and recompile our program to get different sized widgets.


Dave.Marshall@cm.cf.ac.uk
Tue May 24 16:52:56 BST 1994