Re: afterstep: command not found

Rob Hoyle (
Sun, 16 Aug 1998 12:08:13 -0500 (CDT)

> Hi Afterstep learned ppl :)
>     I am having a slight problem with installation. I just downloaded
> the latest afterstep, and during installation, I didnt notice any
> problems, but the make may have reported an error, I missed it.... but,
> after putting "afterstep" in my .xinitrc, I keep getting the error
> "afterstep: command not found" should this be a binary? why didnt the
> binary come out with everything else?
>     Your help would be much, MUCH liked :)
The first step would be to find the afterstep binary, which was installed
assuming (This may be a Huge assumption) you did go through compiling it
correctly.  Once you find the binary../usr/X11R6/bin/afterstep I think,
but I am not on my machine, so I dont know for sure. Make sure you have
this directory in your paths.  If not, add it. Anyway, just to be safe,
you can always put /usr/X11R6/bin/afterstep in the .xinitrc (assuming that
is where the afterstep binary is located.  That should resolve your

Rob Hoyle
Ebi Comm, Inc.