Re: .xinitrc ignored
Anthony Ettinger <apwebdesign <at> yahoo.com>
2005-11-01 17:45:45 GMT
--- Anthony Ettinger <apwebdesign <at> yahoo.com> wrote:
> My apologies if I alread sent this, I never saw it
> come through:
> I saw the thread
> and I tried setting the directives and restart
> nxserver, but I still get a blank screen when I
> "Load from X server"
> exec xfce4-session
> freenx-knx <at> kde.orgThe only time I can get xfce4 to
> load is when I
> specficy the command to load it, however this (and
> other way) of looging in via NX !machine client
> doesn't pick up my user's customized settings. I
> get a default desktop (be it gnome, xfce4, kde,
Well, after playing around with the configuration file
for the last 3 days, I've determined, it's not even
being used :(
I edited /usr/NX/etc/node.conf, restart nxserver, and
I'm not getting any of the preferences showing up when
I use nomachine client.
For example, loading a default window manager (if I
choose custom, always uses twm (i believe it's twm).
Even when I enable unix-custom and set it to xfce4:
In !Machine client I choose "unix custom" and then
check "Run the default X client script on server".
This always brings up twm, no matter what I do.
I also tried the default xinitrc settings (to no
Anybody get this to work? It's like it's completely
ignoring the free-nx conf files. The only way I can
get the window manager I want is by specifiying the
path in the !machine client: "Run the following
command" equal to "xcfe4-session" (this is not ideal
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