Well I'm sure this belongs here, I'm simply trying to add applications to autostart after I start the window environment.
I've been using CentOS for quite awhile and I decided to try something new for my new laptop. So I decided to try Arch Linux, loving it so far, but I have this issue with autostarting the applications in fluxbox, I know of the startup file in the ~/.fluxbox directory, I've tried listing them there, but that requires the
command to execute properly in .xinitrc file, but when I use that command it just dies and respawns another login screen.
The login manager I'm using is Slim.
Here's my .xinitrc file
exec gkrellm &
exec setxkbmap -laout is
I've tried many variations I've seen in examples on different forums, and it looks as if it's quite simple. I just want to change my keyboard layout automatically and for future applications I might want to start on boot.