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Old 02-06-2018, 02:51 PM   #16
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Now to think of it, I did something similar. just not using auto login, by adding a line within the WM.desktop exec line to start a script instead. then within that script I did what I needed to do. If you gather my meaning.
 
Old 02-07-2018, 03:35 AM   #17
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I got it, I use openbox menu Preferences>Default applications for LXSession>Autostart>Settings>+Add>lxterminal myscript.sh. Auto login has root privilege so it can kick a sudo required app
 
Old 02-07-2018, 07:56 AM   #18
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I got it, I use openbox menu Preferences>Default applications for LXSession>Autostart>Settings>+Add>lxterminal myscript.sh. Auto login has root privilege so it can kick a sudo required app
Yes, that's thinking.. glad you got it figured out.
 
  


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