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Old 02-26-2004, 09:59 PM   #16
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Hi all Can anyone tell me how you can set up icewm to auto start programs on login [like yahoo messnger, firebird, evolution, gtk-gnutella and gkrellm]?
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Old 02-27-2004, 05:19 AM   #17
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i do not suppose anyone has got ready made icewm config files for
a Polish language desktop?

I should also risk asking about any other window managers (configured
to be Polish), as I liked ctwm in my University days. (Anything beats 4Dwm
on beta silicon graphics Indigos)
 
Old 02-27-2004, 04:05 PM   #18
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You can just add them to ~/.xinitrc with ampersands if you use startx. Not sure how to do it with a session manager.

One way that works for either is to create ~/.icewm/startup file - needs to be an executable shell script, I believe.

#!/bin/bash

apps-to-start


Don't know anything about Polish ices, sorry.
 
Old 02-27-2004, 05:48 PM   #19
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Yup the startup idea worked. Thanks.
Alvin
 
Old 10-03-2004, 12:32 AM   #20
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Just to let you all know in case you check back...in Debian the IceWMCP is a bitch as well...

I'm scrapping it and going to try the IceCC mentioned earlier.
 
  


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