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asked 2014-09-19 10:43:25 +0000

MortenJ gravatar image

Hi, I have made a script (used for debugging a multi-user web portal) to run multiple instances of Firefox (each with its own profile). Is it possible to specify the workspace when starting a program from the terminal/script, so I am able to e.g. start the first 10 instances in workspace 1, the next 10 instances in workspace 2 etc.?

bash-script: for i in {1..40; do sleep 0.1; firefox -p $i -new-instance "website.com/login" & done

Kind regards, Morten

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Closed for the following reason duplicate question by Adaephon
close date 2014-09-23 06:27:05.732566

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I'm closing this question because it is an unintentional duplicate of [this qestion](https://faq.i3wm.org/question/4657/start-program-in-specific-workspace-using-terminalbash-script/). As there is no real additional content here deleting it soon should not be an issue.

Adaephon gravatar imageAdaephon ( 2014-09-23 06:26:51 +0000 )edit

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answered 2014-09-21 12:19:28 +0000

MortenJ gravatar image

Hmm, don't know why my question appeared in two separate threads. This has already been answered, see "start-program-in-specific-workspace-using-terminalbash-script". (not enough karma to post direct link)

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If you don't mind I'll delete this post..

cee gravatar imagecee ( 2014-09-21 19:31:42 +0000 )edit

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