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Old 09-18-2003, 12:22 AM   #1
ematrixxx
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Cool backround and gkrellm


ok, i have a nice picture for my background and a gkrellm toolbar, the thing is that these do not pop up every time i turn on my computer in slackware, I want these to load in when i start the gui, can i do this ? how do i do this ? thankyou !
 
Old 09-18-2003, 12:40 AM   #2
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How do you get into X on Slack? Do you boot into a gui, or do you startx?

If you startx, edit .xinitrc in your user's home directory to have the commands listed, something similar to this:
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Xsetroot /path/to/image &
gkrellm -w &
exec /path/to/window/manager
replacing the /path/to with the actual paths of course

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