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commit 97ce0f717a69717ab28bc59072fef42d94b1fda8
parent 18eef19217a306c5b83193da8662b2b970ce4e47
Author: Gregor Best <>
Date:   Sun,  7 Jul 2013 20:41:24 +0200

Don't set cmd[0] to the window ID


the attached patch fixes a tiny issue with tabbed. When running it
without a command and having it run spawn(), it tried to execute its
window ID as a command. While most people probably don't have
executables called 341123 or the like in their path, I think that is not
exactly intended. The following patch fixes that:

From c7ade36f8ef6429546ad89bc9ab479fa44c4790a Mon Sep 17 00:00:00 2001
From: Gregor Best <>
Date: Sun, 7 Jul 2013 20:36:06 +0200
Subject: [PATCH] Don't set cmd[0] to the window ID

Starting tabbed without a command sets cmd[0] to the window ID of
tabbed. This leads to funky errors such as "execvp: <ID> failed: no such
file or directory" when running spawn().

Signed-off-by: Gregor Best <>
Signed-off-by: Christoph Lohmann <>

Mtabbed.c | 2++
1 file changed, 2 insertions(+), 0 deletions(-)

diff --git a/tabbed.c b/tabbed.c @@ -856,6 +856,8 @@ setcmd(int argc, char *argv[], int replace) { int i; cmd = emallocz((argc+2) * sizeof(*cmd)); + if (argc == 0) + return; for(i = 0; i < argc; i++) cmd[i] = argv[i]; cmd[(replace > 0)? replace : argc] = winid;