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Re: [screen-devel] Can I propose a new option "-k <sockdir>"?

From: Clark Wang
Subject: Re: [screen-devel] Can I propose a new option "-k <sockdir>"?
Date: Mon, 8 Nov 2021 15:14:07 +0800

On Mon, Oct 25, 2021 at 10:09 AM Clark Wang <> wrote:
> Hi,
> I want to use nested screen sessions (with different screenrc) and I
> want the outer screen sessions to use a different socket dir so it's
> easier to differentiate between the outer and inner sessions. There's
> an env var SCREENDIR for this but the problem is SCREENDIR will be
> inherited to and so confuse inner screen sessions.
> So can we add a new "-k <sockdir>" to explicitly specify the socket dir?

Drafted a patch and it worked for me. Please take a look at the attachment.


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