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Old 05-15-2002, 05:40 PM   #1
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Question Startup Applications

Hi, I'm using Mandrake 8.2 with Blackbox and I was wondering how to make applications start automatically when I get into blackbox... I've tried putting it into .bashrc but then it starts each time I open a new term. Anybody have an idea???
Old 05-15-2002, 09:34 PM   #2
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It depends how you get in to X. If you use the "startx" command then you should be able to create yourself a .xinitrc file.

You can find an example of a complex one (with lots of comments) here:


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