I can't seem to figure out how to disable the bell when starting an
xterm in XQuartz (X11) on OS X. Once my xterm window is up I can use
xset -b but I don't know how to do this by default.
As far as I can tell there is no startup option for the
xterm command to achieve this (other than visual bell, which I also don't want). I have tried putting the xset command into my
.bashrc or into
.xinitrc both of which cause XQuartz to fail to open an