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Old 08-09-2005, 10:21 PM   #1
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automatically launching programs during start up

how can i make linux automaticlly launch prefered programs during start up?
Old 08-09-2005, 10:30 PM   #2
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When you log in at the GUI, at the console, or just when it boots?

For boot, use the init scripts... location depends on your distro, but it's often /etc/rc.d/ or /etc/init.d/.
Old 08-09-2005, 11:17 PM   #3
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For when you start X, put it in ~/.xinitrc

For when you start bash (a console), put it in ~/.bashrc


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