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Old 03-31-2009, 07:42 PM   #1
Abu Noor Eddin
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autostart checkgmail


Hi all,

I am still new to linux (after 4 months ). I installed checkgmail on gnome fedora 10. I would like to make it start when I login to my account. How can I do so?

Thanks in advance.
 
Old 03-31-2009, 08:20 PM   #2
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go to system > preferences > personal > sessions > startup programs > add

The command should be the full path to checkgmail - /usr/bin/checkgmail
 
Old 03-31-2009, 08:24 PM   #3
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If you find it doesn't work when you do what TBC Cosmo said, it is possible that the application installed somewhere else. To find that path, bring up a terminal and do a "which checkgmail"
 
Old 04-01-2009, 05:45 AM   #4
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It works like a chram. Thanks TBC Cosmo and Fritz_Monroe.
 
  


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