Re: startx toasts AfterStep start directory

Kevin Chu (kevin@portal.ca)
Sat, 19 Sep 1998 01:17:54 -0700


David Mihm wrote:

> 2) create an ~/.Xclients and ~/.xinitrc file with just "afterstep"
> in them, this will bypass the m4 processing calls in the default
> (RedHat) startx process.

Thanks!  This worked.  I need only the ~/.xinitrc, and I edited it a
bit for my needs (taking some stuff from /etc/X11/xinit/Xclients). 
I'll attach ~/.xinitrc below for reference.

Kevin

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> [kevin@localhost kevin]$ cat .xinitrc
> # these files are left sitting around by TheNextLevel.
> rm -f $HOME/Xrootenv.0
> rm -f /tmp/fvwmrc* 2>/dev/null
> 
> # save the monitor
> xset s off
> xset dpms 300 360 420
> 
> env > "$HOME"/Xrootenv.0
> eval "exec /usr/X11R6/bin/afterstep" > "$HOME"/.AfterStep-errors 2>&1

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