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Old 07-03-2008, 11:32 PM   #1
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auto execution of script on ubuntu when user login


I've configured Ubuntu 7.1 for auto login. Now just after login, I want to run a script that will launch couple of other applications.... Can anybody help me in this regards
 
Old 07-04-2008, 03:26 AM   #2
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Which kind of apps? Are them X apps or just shell ones?

If they're shell ones, go to $HOME/.profile and add them at the end. If this file does not exist, be sure make it executable ( chmod +x $HOME/.profile ) and it beginning (in the first line) with "#!/bin/sh".

If these apps are X ones, you'd add them to the Autostart section of your Desktop manager (KDE, Gnome, etc).

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Old 07-04-2008, 05:04 AM   #3
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Thanks.. It worked...
 
  


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