Re: Startup script
Jouni Rinne <jouni.rinne <at> luukku.com>
2008-10-02 11:04:47 GMT
Pierre Guinoiseau kirjoitti:
> KDM _can_ run .xsession (I use it), just launch "Custom session" or
> something like this (I don't remember well), and it'll do. ;)
> And GDM can to, in a similar way, I use it too on another laptop.
Of course you are right, I wasn't aware of that... Thanks for pointing that out
for me :)
(sigh) I just hope the *DM developers would make things easier for the
'do-it-yourself' people like us.
> Jouni Rinne wrote:
>> Julien Danjou kirjoitti:
>>> At 1222862577 time_t, Jouni Rinne wrote:
>>>> Because awesome seems to lack an inbuild method of starting programs at startup
>>>> (unlike my previous wm-of-choice, fluxbox), and kdm, gdm and other display
>>>> managers completely ignore .xinitrc and .Xsession, I made the following wrapper
>>> Yes it does, because adding such a feature would be like reinventing the
>>> If you want to start program use .xinitrc or .xsession, depending on
>>> what you use to start X (startx or a DM).
>> Well, at least KDM ignores .xsession (or .Xsession) too, don't know about other
>> DM's, haven't tried them on this computer.
>>> You can also use awful.spawn() at the end of rc.lua.
>> Thanks, I'll try that method :)