Re: .workspace_state

Tomas Duewiger (
30 Mar 1999 20:37:33 +0200

Oh Yong Hwee <> writes:

> Q1 : I realized that there are some files missing from my
> $HOME/GNUstep/Library/AfterStep/ directory, as i found out from the below
> site
>     I only have the start and non-configurable directory and the file
> .workspace_state. Any one know how i can get the rest of the files? 

You have to copy them into your directory. Since you installed the rpm
that came with RedHat, I don't know where they are, do a 'locate
afterstep' or 'locate file_you_search' to find them.

> Q2 :
> The .workspace_state records my last state, which has Netscape
> opened. When i restart AfterStep, it opens Netscape with a size of 1x1.
> Is there anyway of keeping it maximised?  Q3 : The .workspace_state also
> interfers with my .xinitrc which tries to open Netscape and Applix first
> before exec afterstep. If i did not close both apps before existing, the
> next session will open two Netscape.

Don't know, I hate session-management ;)


Tomas Duewiger