Visit Jeremy's Blog.
Go Back > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking
User Name
Linux - Networking This forum is for any issue related to networks or networking.
Routing, network cards, OSI, etc. Anything is fair game.


  Search this Thread
Old 09-29-2001, 01:51 PM   #1
Registered: May 2001
Posts: 48

Rep: Reputation: 15
xwindow issue no.1

how do i configure xwindows to start an xterm application on startup?
Old 09-29-2001, 02:11 PM   #2
Registered: Sep 2001
Distribution: Gentoo
Posts: 760

Rep: Reputation: 31
Assuming you use the startx command (and don't use a GUI login) then edit your ~/.xinitrc file.


xterm &
exec blackbox
For a more detailed example you could take a look at the one that I use:


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
xwindow to xwindow connection? ziggie216 Linux - Software 1 03-18-2004 12:53 PM
xwindow help?? robmuro Linux - Software 3 08-06-2002 04:40 AM
help with Xwindow 4.0.3 rrivero Linux - Software 1 08-01-2002 07:37 PM
help with Xwindow 4.0.3 rrivero Linux - General 1 07-19-2002 10:41 AM
help with Xwindow 4.0.3 rrivero Linux - General 1 07-12-2002 06:15 PM > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Networking

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:19 AM.

Main Menu
Write for LQ is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration