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Old 02-27-2005, 06:27 PM   #1
Shadow2982
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Add Program to startup


Hi... Im A UBER NOOB. Like jsut installed linux today.. Fedora Core 3.. And.. .Well.. Pretty mutch, as detailed as you can.. how do I add things to start up? Thanks. Edit: Also, Im using GNOME and want to know how to get that cool thing on the side that shows your system resources. Thanks again

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Old 02-27-2005, 06:48 PM   #2
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Should be able to add to your home directory to a file called ' .xinitrc '. Here is an example of mine.
Code:
#!/bin/sh
/usr/X11R6/bin/xscreensaver &
The ' & ' symbol is required to release the program from that session. If you don't have one then create it. If you create one then make it execuable with this command. ' chmod +x .xinitrc '

If you use KDE a link can be placed in your home .kde/Autostart.

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