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Old 08-13-2004, 03:35 PM   #1
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how do i make programs start when kde starts

how do i make Acme 2.4.2 (The Multimedia keys daemon)start when i log in to kde because it is a pain starting it every time i log on

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Old 08-13-2004, 05:03 PM   #2
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come on some one must know how
Old 09-10-2004, 05:11 PM   #3
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All you should need to do is add a symlink to the executable in the .kde/Autostart directory in your home directory.

For example, if I wanted xmms to run on startup on my kde, I would run the following command:

ln -s /path/to/xmms ~/.kde/Autostart/xmms

Let me know if this works for you!


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