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Old 04-25-2004, 08:51 AM   #1
masand
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hi there
i am facing some problem here
i have added
xhost +mymachineip

in .bash_profile




when i login into kde
it does get executed but when i go to icewm it does not
pl. help
 
Old 04-25-2004, 03:39 PM   #2
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.profile runs only at login. if you need something to run whenever a new bash shell is ceated, put it in .bashrc in your home dir. if you are not actually loggin in the icewm, .profile wouldn't be run again. you also might check to see if icewm has an rc file associated with it. if it does, that might be the best place to put your xhost + stuff.
 
Old 04-27-2004, 07:17 AM   #3
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i do not have .bashrc file.

what do u suggest????
 
Old 04-27-2004, 08:00 AM   #4
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$ cp /etc/bashrc $HOME/.bashrc
$ vi $HOME/.bashrc
 
Old 05-02-2004, 09:41 AM   #5
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Hello,
I have a Microsoft Internet Keyboard with a few extra keys.
I run lineakd to enable these keys.
Now I would like to add a line into bashrc or bash_profile so that this command runs on boot. I don't know how to add it.
I tried simply adding the command "lineakd", but in this case only the lineakd will start, not the KDE. Sorry, I am not talking about the same problem, but the solution should be the same.
Please, help. The command should only run if lineakd isn't already running.

Last edited by linuxfond; 05-02-2004 at 09:42 AM.
 
  


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