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Old 09-02-2005, 05:23 PM   #1
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how do I edit .xinitrc?


how do I edit .xinitrc?

What is the commands?

Im running SuSE 9.3 (got it via FTP)

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Old 09-02-2005, 05:26 PM   #2
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nano(vi, vim,kedit,gedit,<whatever editor>) /home/<username>/.xinitrc
Type this in a terminal
 
Old 09-02-2005, 05:33 PM   #3
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I tried. all it says it has is /.xinitrc.template
 
Old 09-02-2005, 05:34 PM   #4
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what distro are you using? what are you trying to do?
 
Old 09-02-2005, 07:12 PM   #5
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I am using SuSE 9.3.

I was going to add "exc waimea".

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Old 09-02-2005, 07:15 PM   #6
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You don't have a /home/<username>/.xinitrc? If thats the case open a terminal and type
cp /home/<username>/.xinitrc.template /home/<username>/.xinitrc
Then you can edit it like i posted before.

Maybe Suse uses something else and they included the template if you want to override it.
 
Old 09-02-2005, 07:19 PM   #7
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ok thanks
 
  


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