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Old 07-24-2010, 07:47 PM   #1
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How to restart enlightenment session?


Could someone give an advice how to restart hanged enlightenment session with console? (after Ctrl+Alt+F2)

Ctrl+alt+backspace newer works for me.
So search for something like /etc/init.d/gdm restart but for e17.

Old 07-25-2010, 01:15 AM   #2
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I start enlightenment with
exec /usr/bin/enlightenment_start
in .xinitrc

So i changed to the another terminal (ctrl+alt+f2) and did
pkill enlightenment
(it thats not it do a 'ps aux | grep light' and kill that ) and then:
started it again.

If you start it from -say- gdm do
/etc/init.d/gdm stop
/etc/init.d/gdm start
Like usual.

There is also "enlightenment_remote" but i never had to deal with it (so don't know what "exactly" it does)

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