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Old 10-21-2004, 04:56 PM   #1
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New to linux, need help with window manger

I just downloaded enlightenment wm and I think I got it all installed but I have no clue where to find the .xsession or .xinitrc to get it going for all the users. I'm using fedora2.

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Old 10-21-2004, 05:04 PM   #2
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ipgraffiti; question? do u have any documentation on os? ie: user manual, reference manual or could u locate readme
text manual that may have help howto,s?
if so those will provide source of howto with
ur question. am newbie too but that is where i go for answers.
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Ive looked at the README, the INSTALL, and i guess i got enlightment installed because i can read the man pages.
it tells some what to do but not where to locate the files. Im pretty lost on what i need to next. I get what i kind of have to do but not really. All i know is it has to do with .xsession or .xinitrc and if i could get to that i think i could do more.
Old 10-21-2004, 05:22 PM   #4
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.xsession and .xinitrc are hidden files, denoted by the "." in front of the x. open a file manager like konqueror and choose "view" and "show hidden files"

*edit: i've never used fedora, so i'm not sure, but you might have to create the .xsession file for each user in their home directory.

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