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Old 10-21-2003, 10:33 AM   #1
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xfce 4 windows manager.

Hey guys....

im not new to changing window managers.
ive used iceWM kde gnome enlightemment windowmaker.

but with this xfce window manager, im stuped.

with the other window managers,
all i had to do load load them was put the name in .xinitrc

e.g. icewm , startkde, wmaker

but what do i add to load xfce ??????
there are many binarys that come with it, but which one to put in xinitrc ?

Old 10-21-2003, 10:37 AM   #2
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found sumthing... about to try.

xfwm4 --daemon
xftaskbar4 &
xfdesktop &
exec xfce4-panel


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