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I have a distro based on Ubuntu 11.04, and the default window manager is OpenBox / LXDE. I want to use Fluxbox instead.
All I want to do is tell Ubuntu to use Fluxbox as the default window manager, instead of OB / LXDE. In Arch Linux, there are simple config files that you can use to accomplish this, like .xinitrc ("exec startfluxbox &") - but I don't see anything like that in Ubuntu.
Also, I don't want to use the Login screen session manager - I want to override the OpenBox / LXDE startup with a Fluxbox startup using a config file. I KNOW there is a way to do this, I just can't find the correct file.
Well, that half-worked. Now it appears that I have two window managers running at the same time. For example, now when I right-click, I get the LXDE-OpenBox context menu, AND the Fluxbox menu, overlapping each other.
Distribution: Debian Sid AMD64, Raspbian Wheezy, various VMs
I thought it was as simple as selecting Fluxbox form the login manager, so it becomes the default for the next and subsequent sessions, then setting the login manager to log in your user automatically? Or are you trying something more specific?